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Deep Portage to host songbirds program Saturday

Posted: May 21, 2013 - 5:16pm

Deep Portage to host songbirds program

Deep Portage Learning Center in Hackensack will host a Songbirds of Deep Portage Program at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 25.

Join Deep Portage Bird Observatory naturalists for a bird walk that will focus on enjoying and identifying the songbirds of north-central Minnesota. Special attention will be paid to learning to identify birds by song. The program also includes a bird banding demonstration.

Bring walking shoes and binoculars (Deep Portage has binoculars to loan if needed). The fee is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 12 and younger, seniors and Deep Portage members.

Deep Portage is 10 miles east of Hackensack, off Cass County Road 46.

For information and reservations, call 218-682-2325 or email Also, visit the Deep Portage website at for information about summer camps and programs for kids and families.

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