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Save a Snag! Protecting Red-headed Woodpeckers

  • September 26, 2017 - September 26, 2017
  • Location: Quarry Hill Nature Center
  • Address: 701 Silver Creek Road NE, Rochester, MN 55906
  • Times: 7:00-8:00 pm
  • Admission: Free
  • Phone: 507-328-3950
  • Venue: Quarry Hill Nature Center
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Red-headed Woodpeckers were once a common sight in southern Minnesota. Unfortunately they are declining dramatically and rarely seen unless you know exactly where to look. Gene Merriam will talk to us about how the Audubon Chapter of Minneapolis and the Red-headed Woodpecker Recovery Committee is working toward saving and creating nesting habitat for these beautiful birds.