15th Anniversary Eagle Watch Weekend

on beautiful Lake Monroe

Fourwinds Resort and Marina

January 23 - January 25, 2015


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What a fantastic weekend we had at Eagle Watch Weekend 2014. The Fourwinds resort was amazing and all the participants saw bald eagles. A couple of them even got distant looks at the only Golden Eagle seen during the weekend. As if that wasn't enough, there was a very unexpected bonus bird, a White-winged Scoter, that spent Friday and most of the day on Saturday only a few feet off shore right below the hotel. What a fantastic bird for Eagle Watch Weekend. Final species tally for the weekend was a fantastic 51 species (scroll down to see last year's event list).

Now it's time for the 15th Anniversary Eagle Watch Weekend being held, once again, at the fabulous Fourwinds Resort and Marina, right on Lake Monroe. Click on the links above to see all that we have planned for the weekend, including some of the tried and true favorites as well as new programs for you who, just like us, just cannot get enough of our fabulous birds. In the mean time, "Like" us on Facebook and keep up with everything going on with the eagles on and around Lake Monroe, the birdwatching capital of Indiana. See you in January!

Print your own Eagle Watch Weekend Bird Checklist here (PDF Reader required).

Pre-registration for the 15th Annual Eagle Watch Weekend is now open.

Walk-ins are always welcome. See you there.

                   

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Just to whet your appetite a little, here's our list of the birds we saw during the 2014 event:

Canada Goose Sharp-shined Hawk Hairy Woodpecker American Robin
Wood Duck Red-tailed Hawk Northern Flicker Northern Mockingbird
Mallard GOLDEN EAGLE Pileated Woodpecker Eastern Towhee
WHITE-WINGED SCOTER American Kestrel Blue Jay American Tree Sparrow
Bufflehead American Coot American Crow Fox Sparrow
Common Goldeneye Ring-billed Gull Horned Lark Song Sparrow
Hooded Merganser Rock Pigeon Carolina Chickadee White-throated Sparrow
Ruddy Duck Mourning Dove Tufted Titmouse Dark-eyed Junco
Pied-billed Grebe Barred Owl Red-breasted Nuthatch Northern Cardinal
Great Blue Heron Belted Kingfisher White-breasted Nuthatch House Finch
Black Vulture Red-headed Woodpecker Carolina Wren American Goldfinch
Turkey Vulture Red-bellied Woodpecker Golden-crowned Kinglet House Sparrow
Bald Eagle Downy Woodpecker Eastern Bluebird  

Walk-ins are always welcome. See you there.

Print your own Eagle Watch Weekend Bird Checklist here (PDF Reader required).


While attending Eagle Watch Weekend, please consider staying at the completely remodeled Fourwinds Resort and Marina. They have over 100 rooms at special discount rates just for our Eagle Watch Weekend friends. Call today and tell them, "We're coming to Eagle Watch Weekend!"

1-800-824-BOAT (2628)

All of the birding tours are guided by regional experts. To reduce our carbon footprint, and because parking is limited at some stops, carpools are highly recommended. Dress for the weather, bring your binoculars and scopes, and consider being generous with your driver!


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