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HawkQuest Fest 2007!

Thanks to Everyone Who Joined Us in Celebrating 20 Years of Environmental Education!

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birds of prey images

Many thanks to our generous sponsors and to everyone who came out to support us! The day would not have been possible without you!

Sponsored in part by:

  • Franklin Transfer
  • Action Screen Printing
  • DR Horton
  • Pro Signs
  • Signal Graphics
  • Tagawa Gardens
  • Taylor, Roth & Company
  • Tesoro Foundation
  • Toy Auto Masters
Xcel Energy Corporate Citizenship Foundation

On June 2, 2007, HawkQuest brought 19 different raptors to Hudson Gardens in Littleton, CO for our 20th anniversary celebration, recognizing 20 years of environmental education and thanking you for your support of our educational mission.

HawkQuest Volunteers and Staff

HawkQuest Volunteers and Staff

Hudson Gardens

Hudson Gardens

Hudson Gardens was the ideal setting and the weather was perfect!

Up Close and Personal

Up Close and Personal

Throughout the day, guests got up close and personal with 19 different HawkQuest raptors, talked with HawkQuest volunteers and took advantage of the great photo opportunities.

Educational and Fun

Lecture

HawkQuest Co-founder and Executive Director Kin Quitugua spoke to attentive crowds throughout the day about HawkQuest's owls, falcons, hawks and eagles.

Peregrine Falcon

A Peregrine falcon shows off his wingspan as Kin describes his unique adaptations for high-speed flight.

Flight Demonstrations!

Bald Eagle in flight

Several flight demonstrations, like this one featuring the American Bald Eagle, were highlights of the day.

Barn Owl in flight

A Barn Owl swoops silently to the perch during a demonstration flight.

Harris Hawk

A HawkQuest volunteer readies a Harris' Hawk for a free-flight demonstration.

Harris Hawk

Kin Quitugua at the receiving end of the flight, after calling the Harris' Hawk to him.

Children’s Activities Tent

Children's activities tent

The children's tent was buzzing with activity all day.

Kid pictures with eagle

Children completing the free activities got their picture taken with an eagle!

For information about HawkQuest, including how to book a program or to become a volunteer, call (303) 690-6959.
HawkQuest business hours are 9am to 5pm Mountain Time, Tuesday through Saturday.


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