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Raptorama (Festival of Hawks and Owls)

  • Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge (map)

Join the American Littoral Society, NYC Audubon, the National Park Service and Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy for Raptorama!

Meet at 10am at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge visitor center for a program on hawks and owls plus a live demonstration where one can get close views of local hawks, owls, and eagles. After lunch, go to Fort Tilden to see the many hawk species flying south for winter. (Suggested donation: $20). Kids welcome.

For more info call (718) 474-0896. E-mail:

*This special program is a partnership between NYC Audubon, Gateway NRA, Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy, and the American Littoral Society.