What was it all about? Nature, birds, conservation, ecology, and hands-on fun. My part was the hands-on part: I told stories and made crafts with over 100 children and adults. Fun? Oh yeah. Work? That too, but when I see people having so much fun it's easy to forget the hard parts and bask in the joy around me.
Here's a photo journal of our trip:
Traveling to TRAC's headquarters is an adventure in itself and those who get a little fainthearted on narrow twisty roads might need to close their eyes for the next photos:
Ron Perrone with Regis, the 5-year-old bald eagle who is slowly getting his white head feathers. Regis was injured in the wild and a wing healed improperly, making it impossible for him to fly so he does his part in educating people about wildlife habitats and the things we do to endanger them without realizing what we're doing.
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