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First Saturday

March 7th

Raptors of Texas

 

Event details
Come learn about the raptors in Texas. Visit our bird blind to see what comes to eat and identify birds you might have in your backyard. And much more!

 

For directions and to learn more go to our event page.

Upcoming events
Join us at events throughout North Texas Check out our events page for details

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Thanks to everyone who helps BPRC through Earthshare of Texas workplace giving. If you'd like to know how your company can further BPRC's mission, please contact us at info@bpraptorcenter.org

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Thank you for a great 2014

We had a record number of outreach and on-site programs as well as more visitors than ever. Our first fundraiser with crowd-raising was a big success and we look forward to bigger plans this year.

Thank you for helping us towards our goal of raptor rehabilitation.

When can you visit us?

BPRC is open to the public the first Saturday of every month.

Per U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service requirements, we do not have tours of our raptor facility.

The 'Builds its Nest' Campaign more than half way to its goal! And only $65,000 more needed to begin rehabilitation of our north Texas Raptors!

BPRC has almost completed construction of its next set of rehabilitation flight cages. These cages are designed for medium-size birds such as Barn Owls and Red-shouldered hawks. The cages give the birds enough room for physical therapy - strengthen muscles, practice flying, and reacclimating to the outdoors. We will also use these cages for prey-testing, making sure the raptors are able to catch live food, before being released.

We are raising funds for the operation of our rehabiliation which includes medicine, food and utilities. Only $62,000 more needed so we can open! If you would like to help please contact us.

If you can't help but would like to see the progress, we will be posting pictures on our Facebook page!

We thank you for your continued support.

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What to look out for!

Ever wonder why there are so many hawks around in the winter? Many of them come from up north and stay here until spring. Our year-round raptors don't seem to mind them. So as you drive along the highways don't be surprised to see hawks on many of the light poles looking for their next meal.

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FUTURE EVENTS

We hope to see you at one of our upcoming events.

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EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

INFORMATIVE AND ENTERTAINING
BPRC offers educational programs on a variety of subjects to schools, clubs, youth organizations and community groups. It's a great opportunity to meet the birds up close and in person.

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Blackland Prairie Raptor Center
469-964-9696

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