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Head to Crex Meadows May 19 for annual Spring Bird Festival

By Northwest Region May 14, 2018

Contact(s): Lauren Finch, DNR natural resources educator, 715-463-2739

GRANTSBURG, Wis. - Celebrate the arrival of spring and head to Crex Meadows Saturday, May 19 for the annual Spring Bird Festival.

The event will begin at 6:30 a.m. at the Crex Meadows Wildlife Education and Visitor Center. Attendees will have an opportunity to participate in an early morning bird tour, songbird banding, a presentation on falconry, bird activities for kids, and more. It is important to note that some events require pre-registration.

For more information, contact Lauren Finch, DNR Natural Resources Educator, at 715-463-2739. Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area is located at 102 East Crex Ave., Grantsburg. Wildlife conservation education programs are supported by the Friends of Crex. For more information, visit [EXIT DNR] or follow us on Facebook.

Please report your Crex wildlife observations via email to

Last Revised: Monday, May 14, 2018

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