The joint partnership event will celebrate the plight of the migratory birds and the many conservation efforts addressing their unique needs with information booths, games, bird walks, prizes and other demonstrations to accommodate small children and their families.
Leading up to the International Migratory Bird Day Festival elementary school age students can participate in a poster contest that showcases migratory birds or their habitats. Poster contest entries must be legal size 8 1/2" by 14" with the name of the student, grade and school. There are two categories for entries Kindergarten to 3rd grade and 4th through 6th grade. The entries are due by April 30, 2012 to the elementary schools or the BLM office located at 176 East D. L. Sargent in Cedar City, Utah.
Resources: Sharing Passion for Birds - Bird Identification