Bird Banding Workshop: Molt Patterns

May 10 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Bird Banding Workshop: Molt Patterns

Explore the intricate world of avian molt patterns in our advanced Bird Banding class. Delve into the study of passerines and near-passerines, gaining expertise in identifying and understanding the nuances of feather molting. This hands-on course offers a unique opportunity to deepen your knowledge of bird biology and contribute to ongoing research in ornithology.

Ages 16+

Members: $40 | Non-members: $50

Pre-registration required by May 8 at 5:00 pm.

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May 10 @ 7:00 am 11:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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2 Day Bird Banding Orientation Workshop

May 4 & 5 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

2 Day Bird Banding Orientation Workshop

This 2-day orientation involves an indoor classroom day and an outdoor banding demonstration day. Explore the fascinating world of bird banding in this beginner-level course. Learn essential techniques for safely capturing, handling, and banding birds while understanding the importance of research in avian conservation. Discover the basics of bird identification, data recording, and ethical considerations in the field. Join us on a hands-on journey to deepen your connection with feathered friends and contribute to scientific knowledge.

Ages 16+

Members: $90 | Non-members: $100

Pre-registration required by May 1 at 5:00 pm.

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May 4 @ 7:00 am 11:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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Research & Conservation Volunteer Fair

April 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Research & Conservation Volunteer Fair

Are you curious about bird banding? Want to help with water quality monitoring? Interested in learning about the various species surveys conducted at Riveredge? Riveredge is hosting a Research and Conservation Volunteer Fair where we can help answer all of your questions, tell you a little bit more about volunteer expectations, and next steps!

Volunteer opportunitites presented at the fair include:
– Milwaukee River Lake Sturgeon Rehabilitation Program
– Bluebird Survey
– Water Action Volunteer Monitoring Project
– and more!

All ages welcome! Children must be accompanied by an adult

This volunteer fair is free to attend.

Pre-register by April 19 at 11:55 pm or register at the fair.

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April 20 @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
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Community Science Day

August 19 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Community Science Day at Horicon Marsh

Have you ever wanted to see a bird up close and in the hand, tag a monarch or learn how to catch dragons and damsels? Join Horicon Marsh as they welcome experts to showcase all the ways that you can build your community science skills! Watch Riveredge Nature Center bird bander, Jana, up close from 7-11am. Join members of the Wisconsin Dragonfly Society from 9:30-11:30am to learn tricks on identification and how to catch them. Tag a monarch at the beginning of its journey to Mexico from 12:30-2pm plus more!

The Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center is located at N7725 Highway 28, Horicon, WI. For additional information please contact Liz Herzmann at 920-210-9054 or elizabeth.herzmann@wisconsin.gov.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

This program is free to attend! Pre-registration is not required.


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August 19, 2023 @ 7:00 am 11:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 7

August 3 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 7

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 8/4/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.

Pre-registration required by July 31 at 11:59 pm

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Be sure to sign in to your account in the upper right corner to activate your membership benefits. Membership discounts on programs will be applied to your cart at checkout. If you haven’t created an account with our new system, be sure to create one using the email address associated with your membership.

If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

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August 3, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 6

July 20 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 6

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 7/21/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.

Pre-registration required by July 17 at 11:59 pm

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If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

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July 20, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 5

July 13 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 5

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 7/14/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.

Pre-registration required by July 10 at 11:59 pm

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    Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

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July 13, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 4

July 6 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 4

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 7/7/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Pre-registration required by July 1 at 11:59 pm

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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    Members: Free
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    Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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Members:

Be sure to sign in to your account in the upper right corner to activate your membership benefits. Membership discounts on programs will be applied to your cart at checkout. If you haven’t created an account with our new system, be sure to create one using the email address associated with your membership.

If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

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July 6, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 3

June 22 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 3

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 6/23/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Pre-registration required by June 19 at 11:59 pm

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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    Members: Free
    Non-members: $5
    Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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Members:

Be sure to sign in to your account in the upper right corner to activate your membership benefits. Membership discounts on programs will be applied to your cart at checkout. If you haven’t created an account with our new system, be sure to create one using the email address associated with your membership.

If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

To become a member, click here

June 22, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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MAPS Bird Banding: Session 2

June 15 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 am

MAPS Bird Banding Session 2

Witness bird banding in action at the Riveredge Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship (MAPS) station. See how resident songbirds are mist-netted, extracted and banded by licensed bird banders. Once you have registered you will be contacted a Riveredge staff memeber with more information. Bird banding is weather dependent and confirmation emails are sent out the day prior. The rain date for this event is Friday, 6/16/2023.

All ages welcome (Children should be accompanied by an adult)

Members: Free | Non-members: $5

Pre-registration required by June 12 at 11:59 pm

Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


  • Registration

    All ages
    Members: Free
    Non-members: $5
    Contact Jana at jgedymin@riveredge.us to register.


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Members:

Be sure to sign in to your account in the upper right corner to activate your membership benefits. Membership discounts on programs will be applied to your cart at checkout. If you haven’t created an account with our new system, be sure to create one using the email address associated with your membership.

If you need to check your membership status or you aren’t sure what email address we have on file, please reach out to our Membership Manager, Renee Buchholz at rbuchholz@riveredge.us.

To become a member, click here

June 15, 2023 @ 7:00 am 9:00 am

4458 County Hwy Y (Hawthorne Dr)
Saukville, WI United States
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