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10:00 AM
2:00 PM
Yuma Bird, Nature, & History Festival

With dozens of activities including field trips and seminars, the Inaugural Bird, Nature & History Festival will immerse you in all of the natural beauty that Yuma and the surrounding area has to offer.  

Friday, January 4 - Sunday, January 6

Some activities require pre-registration and a fee. 
Register for seminars and field trips at Yuma Parks and Recreation
Once City Plaza, Yuma, AZ 85365
or online through ActiveNet


Steps to Register
1. When registering through ActiveNet using the link above you must first add the "Yuma Bird, Nature & History Festival" to your cart. 

2. You will then need to login to your ActiveNet account or create a new account. 

3. Select who will be participating 

4. You will then be able to select the different activities to which you wish to register. 


Friday, January 4
Mysteries of Yuma
YPG Museum
Wings over Yuma
Mysteries of Yuma 
Bat Viewing
Canoe Trip
Star Gazing


Saturday, January 5
River History
Hiking the Pacific Crest
Who named that bird
The Importance of Migration Corridors
Wildlife & Native Plants
Plants of Palm Canyon
Mittry Lake & Vicinity
Betty's Kitchen
West Wetlands Plants
Imperial NWR
Muggins Mountains
Bird and Nature Walk
Cocopah Museum/Fry Bread
East Wetlands birding
Yuma Territorial Prison
Moody Garden
West Wetlands
Birds of Trinidad and Tobago


Sunday, January 6
Salton Sea
Senator's Wash