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Citizen Science Bird Survey on Volcan Mountain, Thursday, April 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26th join Volcan Mountain Foundation for a citizen science bird survey on Volcan Mountain near Julian. This is a great opportunity to hone your bird ID skills with experts, learn about our local mountain bird species, and contribute valuable data to the Volcan Mountain Foundation. We'll be focusing our attention on the areas near our Watershed and Sky Island trails. There is a combined two miles of walking during this survey. Hiking is easy to moderate. 

After our birding adventure, we will stop to have lunch near our Education Center.

Nature Touch Table at Volcan Mountain Wilderness Preserve West Sunday, April 22, 2018

Sunday, April 22nd Join San Diego County Park staff for a nature touch table experience where you can see and touch a series of items found in nature and where you can learn about them from a County park ranger! The table will be set-up from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm in the staging area – a great place to stop before or after you hike.

Falcons and Hawks! Falconry at Santa Ysabel West, Sunday, April 8, 2018

Sunday, April 8th learn about the world's oldest hunting style and sport of kings from Master Falconer Cisco Clibourne. Experience the world's fastest animal, the Peregrine falcon, in action as he swoops to Cisco's lure from amazing speeds. Get up close and personal with Cisco's two Harris hawks, Julian and J.J., as they fly to your fist under his expert guidance. This is a chance of a lifetime, one you won't soon forget! This event is free and for all ages.