LAWRENCE, Kan.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Clinton Lake, the Jayhawk Audubon Society and other local organizations will host the 20th annual Kaw Valley Eagles Day on Saturday, January 23, at the Lawrence Free State High School.
The popular family event will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is free of charge. It will include nature exhibits and hands-on activities. Presentations throughout the day will provide information on nesting bald eagles in Kansas and a live bald eagle will be present.
In addition, two free eagle-viewing field trips will be provided on a first come, first served basis. The buses will depart at 10:45 a.m. and 3 p.m. from the north entrance of the school. A park ranger or wildlife biologist will be on each trip to provide educational information.
For additional information regarding Eagles Day, visit www.KawValleyEaglesDay.com or contact the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Clinton Lake at (785) 843-7665.
Release no. 16-003