Birdathon – Bandathon

May 13 @ 6:00 am – 1:00 pm

Birdathon – Bandathon

How many species of birds will be signing and displaying on Riveredge’s 450+ acres at the peak of spring migration? Let’s find out!

Witness the Riveredge bird banding station in action. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted and gently banded by licensed bird banders. Find out how their research is providing us with estimates of the number of resident and migrant birds who call the Center their home. Observers are welcome at any of the banding sessions (weather permitting). Signs will direct visitors to the banding stations.

We also encourage you to bird on your own and see how many species you can spot! This event is free, but we greatly appreciate donations to support the Noel J. Cutright Bird Club.

Want to Participate?

Email Al Sherkow at if you are interested in observing the bird banding.

Email Carl Schwartz at to register and get additional information on participating on a team in the bird count.

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May 13 @ 6:00 am 1:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Tea & Topics: Extreme Bird Watcher

February 24, 2022 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

The Extreme Bird-Watcher in Our Own Backyard
Riveredge educator Dan Wundrock has climbed mountains and trekked to the ends of the earth to study and photograph the most beautiful winged creatures on the planet. He has also been inducted into the exclusive Explorers Club that was created to honor people who have contributed significant scientific information through exploration. He’ll share his marvelous photos and stories with us in this exciting virtual program.

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February 24, 2022
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