2013 birding trip southwest wings
2013 birding trip southwest wings
2014 birding trip southwest wings
2013 birding trip southwest wings
2013 birding trip southwest wings
2013 birding trip southwest wings

The 24th Annual Southwest Wings Birding Festival 2015 - Wednesday July 29 through Saturday August 1st

Our Keynote Speaker will be Joel Greenberg

Joel Greenberg has over 25 years experience working on natural resource related issues in the Midwest. Currently a Research Associate of both the Chicago Academy of Sciences Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and the Field Museum, he has authored four books including Of Prairie, Woods, and Waters: Two Centuries of Chicago Nature Writing.(2008, University of Chicago Press.); A Natural History of the Chicago Region (2002, University of Chicago Press); and the forth coming A Feathered River Across the Sky: The Passenger Pigeon's Flight to Extinction, to be published in January 2014 by Bloomsbury USA. For the past four years he has been a leader in Project Passenger Pigeon which aims to mark the anniversary of the species' extinction. He is co-producing with director David Mrazek the documentary, From Billions to None: The Passenger Pigeon's Flight to Extinction. It will be available in spring of 2014. Greenberg has JD and MA degrees from Washington University