Wings of Winter Birding Festival

January 19-21, 2018
Duck Flock 511 x 340 Join us for a new birding festival focusing on lands in the Kentucky and Barkley Lake area.  This area contains many public lands rich with a diversity of habitat types which attract a wide variety of birds.  Especially during the winter time, this place is a secret gem as a birding hotspot!

Partnering agencies and organizations:

In light of this, a unique group of agencies and organizations have teamed up to produce “Wings of Winter Birding Festival”. The Festival will be focused on the areas around Kentucky and Barkley Lake but will be based at Paris Landing State Park., The many birding field trips include Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge, Cross Creeks National Wildlife Refuge , Kentucky Dam, Land Between the Lakes, Fort Donelson National Battlefield and Harmon Creek Wildlife Management Area. Workshops will also be offered in Wildlife Photography, Beginning Birding, and Journaling / Poetry Writing in regards to Ornithology.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

U. S. Park Service

U. S. Forest Service

Tennessee Valley Authority

Paris Landing State Parks

Southeastern Avian Research

Paris/Henry County Chamber of Commerce

Stewart County

Tennessee Ornithological Society

Kentucky Ornithological Society 

Registration Deadline is December 15th.

For more information or to register, see: