Get briefed on birds in Tucson

May 30, 2012 by  

Birdwatchers are in for a treat with the The Birds of Tonono Chul Tour taking place this Saturday, June 2, at Tohono Chul Park located at 7366 N. Paseo Del Norte in Tucson, arizona. The tour begins at 9:00 am.

This nature walk enables novice and expert ornithologists to wander through the gardens and nature trails throughout the 49 acres available at Tohono Chul Park, learning how to identify the more than 27 local bird species that call this park home. Guests will also learn about the migratory birds that frequent the park as migrants. There will be knowledge provided on birds’ habitats, as well as the habits of the individual birds that dwell in the Sonoran Desert. visitors will also enjoy the scenic beauty of the natural plants and wildlife, which add to this birding experience. This is a rain or shine event, so guests are asked to dress appropriately and bring sunscreen for this great family occasion.

Tohono Chul Park is recognized as one of the greatest botanical gardens worldwide. This park has now been connecting humans with art, culture, and nature for more than 25 years.

Admission to this event is free for members, while non-members are admitted free with the price of admission to the park. Park admission is $8 for adults, $6 for seniors, $4 for students, and $2 for children 5 – 12. Flyer printing may have been used to promote this event. For additional information about this tour, please visit the Tohono Chul Park website or call them at 520-742-6455.