17th Annual Shreve Spring Migration Sensation to be held Saturday, March 18, 2017
This will be the 16th year for the Shreve Spring Migration Sensation which is sponsored by the ODNR Division of Wildlife, Friends of the Killbuck Marsh, Inc., The Wilderness Center, Greater Mohican Audubon Society, Triway Local Schools, Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist, Shreve Library and Shreve Business & Community Association.
The event takes place at the Shreve Elementary School, 598 North Market St. (State Route 226), Shreve, Ohio 44676 and at the nearby Killbuck Marsh.
EVENT SUMMARY – This peak spring bird migration event includes self-guided tours with experts located at help stations in the nearby Killbuck Marsh, Shreve Lake, Brown’s Bog and Funk Bottoms wildlife areas, Ohio’s largest inland natural wetland complex, covering 5,671 acres. At the school enjoy a full day of “Sensational” Family-Friendly Activities in addition to the six workshops held by well known experts in their field/s. Registration begins and the Birder’s Market Place opens at 8:00 a.m., help stations are open 8:00 a.m. to Noon.
A $15.00 admission ($20.00 per immediate family) includes any or all events and six workshops. Register at the school or at Whispering Hills Jellystone Campground with FREE MAPS to the help stations located in the marsh.