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Yuma Bird, Nature, and History Festival

January 15, 2021 - January 17, 2021

https://yumabirdnaturehistoryfestival.com/

Yuma, Arizona, is known as the gateway to the Great Southwest. It is located along the lower Colorado River, between Tucson and San Diego. Yuma is a historic, cultural, and outdoor adventure destination with attractions that include the Colorado River, Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Yuma Territorial Prison, Colorado River State Historic Park, Yuma Art Center & Historic Yuma Theatre, and a charming historic downtown district.

With Yuma’s diverse habitats that range from desert farmlands to the lower Colorado River wetlands, about 400 species of birds make the region a seasonal stop or year-round home. Bird and nature tours include Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Sonny Bono Salton Sea NWR, Colorado River Parks, Mittry Lake and Hidden Shores. Garden tours, a talk on hiking the Pacific Crest Trail, bird trivia night, Ridgeway Rail IPA,  and Indian Fry Bread to enjoy make for a family friendly festival.

Field trips to Yuma Army Proving Ground Open Air Museum, Cocopah Native American Museum, Sanguinetti House, and the Historic Motor Hotel Museum give glimpses of Yuma history.

Contact:
Nancy Meister
Yuma Audubon President
928-782-3552 (messages)
yaspresident@yahoo.com

Location

Yuma Landing Bar & Grill
195 South 4th Avenue
Yuma, AZ 85364 United States
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Contact

Yuma Audubon Society
928-782-3552
yaspresident@yahoo.com
http://www.audubonyuma.org/
Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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