June 18, 2015

Contact: Steph Deidrick

Raptor Awareness Program at Robertsville State Park June 27

Robertsville State Park will host a Raptor Awareness Program, presented by the World Bird Sanctuary, on Saturday, June 27 at 2 p.m. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the program will discuss birds of prey including falcons, hawks, owls and vultures.

Participants will see different species of raptors, learn a vulture’s secret weapon, and hear about identifying a bird of prey in the wild. The program will be in the day-use area at Shelter A.

Robertsville State Park is located off Hwy O near Robertsville. For more information about the event, call the park at 636-257-3788. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.