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    Interpretive Bird Talk at Cooney State Park - Saturday, June 28 from 5-6pm
    Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    - Region 5
    This news release was archived on Friday, July 25, 2014

    (Billings, MT) –Montana State Parks (stateparks.mt.gov) will host an Interpretive Bird Talk at Cooney State Park on Saturday, June 28 from 5 to 6pm.

    Join Montana State Parks AmeriCorps member Erin Bell as she discusses a few of the 100 known bird species that inhabit Cooney State Park. Learn interesting facts about the birds and where to look for them. Participants will also have an opportunity to dissect an owl pellet and learn more about the diets of owls. A great lesson for bird watchers!

    All ages are invited to attend. There will be special activities available for children. Participants may want to bring binoculars and a bird field guide if they have them. For more information contact the Cooney State Park office at (406) 445-2326 or email at cooney.americorps@gmail.com.

    What: Interpretive Bird Talk

    When: Saturday, June 28 from 5 to 6pm

    Where: Red Lodge Campground, Cooney State Park
                86 Lake Shore Drive, Roberts, MT. 59070
                http://stateparks.mt.gov/cooney/

    Cooney State Park comprises 309 acres along the shores of Cooney Reservoir. It is one of the most popular recreation areas serving South Central Montana, while also providing important irrigation resources. The park is open year-round and features good walleye and rainbow trout fishing as well as opportunities for boating, camping, fishing/ice-fishing, and cross-country skiing.

       
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    A division of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
    stateparks.mt.gov


    Contact:
    Erin Bell
    Montana State Parks AmeriCorps Member,
    Cooney State Park
    (406) 445-2326
    cooney.americorps@gmail.com