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Program Statistics 2007


In 2007, HawkQuest had an impact on almost 1.5 million people:

Total Number of Events 555
Total Number of People Seen 1,496,852


In lectures, HawkQuest brings live Birds of Prey to people of all ages, from preschool children to senior citizens. The audience is able to observe the specially adapted tools of the owl, the incredible talons and six-foot wingspan of the magnificent eagle, the special aerodynamic features of the falcon and the precision flying of the Harris' hawk.

2007 Events Number of
Number of
People Seen
Birds of Prey Lecture 310 38,471
HOOT Owl Program 34 1,147
WHOO Am I? Owl Program 11 238
Owls of the World 6 750
Soaring High Without Drugs 7 880
Totals 368 41,486

Booths, Special Events, and Special Appearances

HawkQuest's "feathered teachers" -- eagles, hawks, owls, and falcons -- can be observed from just a few feet away at booths and special events such as Native American Markets, Renaissance Festivals, educational symposia and craft fairs across the United States. Knowledgeable HawkQuest staff and volunteers enjoy sharing their expertise with members of the public eager to learn more about these birds.

2007 Events Number of
Number of
People Seen
Booths 31 1,389,000
Special Events 71 31,106
Combined Federal
6 620
45 33,000
Totals 153 1,453,726


HawkQuest's unique Classroom-in-the-Wild program gives participants the opportunity to view the predator-prey experience at close range. Participants observe the cooperative hunting skills of the hawks and achieve a greater appreciation for these magnificent birds and their role in the predator-prey relationship.

2007 Events Number of
Number of
People Seen
Classroom-in-the-Wild 29 1,270

Photo Shoots

Photo Shoots provide the opportunity for people that love photographing nature to photograph raptors in their natural environment.

2007 Events Number of
Number of
People Seen
Photo Shoots 5 370

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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