Sunday, January 22, 2012
Monday, November 21, 2011
Thank you all for making the 2011 Festival of the Cranes a great success!
We appreciate your participation - thank you everyone from all over New Mexico, the US and other countries for coming and joining us for our workshops and lectures and tours!
We invite you to attend next year, too.
We also wish to thank the many, many valued volunteers who make the Festival possible.
Thanks to the Refuge, Refuge Manager Tom Melanson, and Fish & Wildlife staff and biologists; the city of Socorro; the Friends of the Bosque del Apache NWR and our Festival Coordinators - Robyn Harrison and the Friends' executive director, Leigh Ann Vradenburg and our Bosque Nature Store Manager, Shirleen Greenwood. and our art tent participants and exhibitors
Many dedicated people work each year
to create a Festival highlighting
the beauty and importance of
the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge
for all birds and wildlife which rely on it for their survival
and to create a Festival full of joy for the world we share with them
Posted by BosqueNM at 3:13 PM
Friday, November 18, 2011
The Festival is in Full Swing!
Refuge Biologist Official Bird Count as of November 17, 2011Ducks .... 97,174
Canada Geese .... 285
Light Geese .... 46,264
Sandhill Cranes .... 4,511
Bald and Golden Eagles .... 5
Swans .... 0
American White Pelicans .... 0
American Coot .... 2410
Marsh and Water Birds .... 15
Shorebirds .... 6
Gulls and Terns .... 1
Hawks and Owls .... 17
Posted by BosqueNM at 11:54 AM
Saturday, October 8, 2011
Posted by BosqueNM at 4:22 PM
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
The Festival of the Cranes will be using this blog exclusively from August 25 to Sept 15 to post any changes, cancellations or additions in the schedule of events for the 2011 Festival of the Cranes; and after that date, our Festival website, FestivaloftheCranes.com, and this blog will both bring you any Breaking News!
Thanks! This year will be another great Festival!
Please plan to come!
Posted by BosqueNM at 11:11 AM
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
2011 Registration for Festival of the Cranes does not start until September 1, 2011,
This year the procedure is different and you have an excellent online choice
which we encourage you to use.
You can, however, register by fax, mail or phone.
We look forward to seeing you this year!!
Posted by BosqueNM at 2:12 PM