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Wildlife Presentation at Naturalist Cabin

Russell Crossroads 19 Russell Farms Rd, Alexander City

Turkey Time!! Meet the one critter that’s on everyone’s Thanksgiving guest list. LIVE TURKEYS of the domestic variety will be at the Naturalist’s Cabin for some serious turkey talk. In addition to the birds of honor, an assortment of items left behind by the Eastern Wild Turkey will be available for handling and instruction. Turkeys have interesting features including caruncles, a snood, spurs and a beard! Listen to turkey calls and practice your own. Take a selfie with a friendly live turkey! The whole family will enjoy watching the star of Thanksgiving strut its stuff. Appropriate for all ages. No...

Creatures of the Night

Wind Creek State Park

Alabama’s nighttime forests are home to all manner of wild residents who crawl, slither, and fly across the night sky! Learn about the nocturnal neighbors who call Wind Creek State Park home during this fun and fascinating program!   For more information, please contact District Naturalist Scottie Jackson: Scottie.Jackson@dcnr.alabama.gov Date: November 26th, 2022 Time: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Location: Wind Creek Clubhouse FREE with paid park admission and for overnight guests

Night Hike: Campfire Trail

Wind Creek State Park

Explore Wind Creek State Park after dark on a guided hike along the one of the park’s most scenic areas, the Campfire Trail! Learn about the park’s nighttime residents during this exciting and interactive program!   Hiking Notes: • Wear weather appropriate clothing • Wear sturdy walking/hiking shoes • Bring water • Bring Flashlight   For more information, please contact District Naturalist Scottie Jackson: Scottie.Jackson@dcnr.alabama.gov Date: November 26th, 2022 Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Location: North Picnic Trailhead FREE with paid park admission and for overnight guests

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