October is quickly winding down, but there’s still time to visit Hawk Ridge to enjoy the migration! Naturalists and volunteers will be at the Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve main overlook daily from 9am-4pm until October 31st! If you haven’t read or received the Hawk Ridge Fall Newsletter 2013 yet, you can view it online now by clicking here (the featured raptor is the Red-tailed Hawk, which we’ve been seeing a lot of this last week!). You can also see all of our news on our website at: https://www.hawkridge.org/about/news.html.
|Red-tailed Hawk, photo by Erik Bruhnke|
Don’t forget that this weekend we are holding our annual Fall Raffle Drawing on Sunday, October 27th at 1pm! Tickets will be sold until the raffle drawing ($5/ticket) at the Hawk Ridge Nature Reserve main overlook. You do not have to be present to win! Thanks to the raffle donors for the following great prizes:
|Atlas Optics 10×24 Intrepid Binoculars
Courtesy of Eagle Optics
Prize #1: Duluth Pack Scout Pack (Duluth Pack), Atlas Optics 10×42 Intrepid ED Binoculars (Eagle Optics), Binocular Strap & Hat (Eagle Optics), Crossly Raptors ID Guide (Princeton University Press), Lens Cleaning Kit (Swarovski Optik)
Prize #2: Guided Sax-Zim Bog Birding Tour for 3 (Naturally Avian – Erik Bruhnke)
Prize #3: Customized Hawk Ridge Fleece Jacket & Hat (Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory)
|Duluth Pack Scout Pack
Courtesy of Duluth Pack Store
We also truly appreciate your support this fall and beyond. It’s been great connecting with many returning and new visitors at Hawk Ridge this season.