: CABO DE GATA- ALMERIA - SPAINDates
: 7th - 9th September 2012Entrance Fee
: Opens 10 am closes 6 pm each dayAll profits
will be donated to the education project of the Osprey Migration Foundation (OMF). Please support this festival and help us link communities and schools throughout the world.
The bird festival will run from Friday 7th through to Sunday 9th September. The centre for the festival will be the Hotel de Naturaleza Rodalquilar
near the village of Rodalquilar in the heart of Cabo de Gata natural Park. Food and drinks are available on site, whether for snacks or full meals. The approximate format and sequence will be as follows:Friday
- Exhibitor's and Open Day - Official opening (includes local produce cheese, jamon and wines) followed by lectures and local optional excursions. 4 lectures of 40 minutes duration each (2 in Spanish and 2 in English) translations available for all lectures by headsets.Saturday
- Conference/Lecture Day - 4 lectures of 40 minutes duration each (2 in Spanish and 2 in English) translations available for all lectures by headsets. Optional excursions available to view local birds and bicycle hire is also available. Plus excursion am to the Cabo de Gata saltpans.Sunday
- Lectures am, 4 lectures of 40 minutes duration each (2 in Spanish and 2 in English) translations available for all lectures by headsets. Walks am and pm. Excursion to the steppe pm. Bird Marathon all day. End of festival party evening and declaring the winners of the bird marathon.Entrance fees - FREE.Exhibitors
: Any company wishing to exhibit at the festival should contact the organisers directly. Contact details
More information on Speakers, excursions etc. will follow, watch this site: https://sites.google.com/site/iberiabirdfestival/home
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