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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MARCH 4, 2022 – Team members at Roaring River State Park invite the public to a Birding Boot Camp from 9 a.m. Friday, March 18 through 4 p.m. Sunday, March 20. Participants can join for just one activity or the whole weekend.

Beginners and experienced birders are invited to learn more about bird-watching. The park team will cover topics such as bird identification, songs and nests, and how to help scientists around the world protect birds.

This event is free and open to the public. Those interested can get more information or register for this program by calling the Ozark Chinquapin Nature Center at 417-847-3742.

The public is strongly encouraged to follow social-distancing guidelines and be proactive in protecting themselves and others.

Roaring River State Park is located seven miles south of Cassville on Highway 112 in Barry County. 

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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