THANK YOU! Thank you to all who participated in the 2nd Annual Yuma Bird, Nature & History Festival in January 2020. We especially want to thank the Yuma Audubon Society, Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Sanguinetti House Museum a& Gardens, Coca-Cola Of Yuma, The Peanut Patch, The Cocopah Museum, Yuma Proving Ground, Bare Naked Soap Co., PortoVino Wine Purse, Margot Carrera Fine Art Photography & Design, The Robert J. Moody Garden, Yuma Conservation Garden, The Garden Café, IFWTWA Travel Writers: Linda Kissam, Stacey Wittig, Mary Farah, Elaine Masters, and Tom Plant; all of the volunteers, activity and tour guides and biologists, and parks and public lands involved that made this year’s event a success!
See you all at the 3rd Annual Yuma Bird, Nature & History Festival on Jan. 15-17, 2021!
Known as the Gateway to the Great Southwest, Yuma, Arizona is located along the lower Colorado River, between Tucson and San Diego. Yuma is a historic, cultural and outdoor adventure destination with attractions that include the Colorado River, Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Yuma Territorial Prison, Colorado River State Historic Park, Yuma Art Center & Historic Yuma Theatre, and a charming historic downtown district.
With Yuma’s diverse habitats that range from desert farmlands to the lower Colorado River wetlands, around 400 species of birds make the region a seasonal stop or year-round home.
With dozens of activities including field trips and seminars, the 3rd Annual Yuma Bird, Nature & History Festival will immerse you in all of the natural beauty that Yuma and the surrounding area has to offer. Held January 15-17, 2021, the festival features a variety of interesting and unique field trips, activities and presentations. Explore regional wildlife refuges, the Colorado River wetlands, local gardens, museums and historic sites, and go star-gazing, hiking, canoeing, bird and wildlife watching. Experience talks on presentations covering birds, bugs, butterflies, native plants, aviation and southwest history, hiking, and much more!