"Master falconer Brian Bradley will present an indoor lecture with live falcons and owls
on display followed by free flight demonstrations (weather permitting)
of his falcons," the release said.
"Audience members will have the opportunity to witness a
falcon in flight as it sharpens its hunting skills. They will also
learn about the raptors’ many adaptations for survival and the vital
role they play at the top of the food chain in their environment. This a
rare opportunity for both bird lovers and photographers to interact
with and observe these majestic birds, as they typically hunt in remote
places or at night," the release said.
The presentation is open to the public, the release said.
There is a suggested donation
of $8 for adults and children ages 12 and under are free. The
donation supports NVAS projects and programs, conservation efforts and
bird walks, the release said.
Kellogg Environmental Center is at 500 Hawthorne Ave, Derby.
Light refreshments will be served after the program, the release said.
Labels: Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Naugatuck Valley Audubon Society