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Sign-up is on for bird-watching trips

THOMSON – There’s still time to sign up for free bird-watching trips to be held Friday and Saturday in the Upper Mississippi River Refuge.

A bald eagle viewing trip will leave at 8 a.m. Friday from Ingersoll Wetlands Learning Center, 7071 Riverview Road; participants will return by noon.

The birding trip will start at 8 a.m. Saturday at the refuge’s Lost Mound parking lot, 3159 Crim Drive, in Savanna; participants will return about 1 p.m.

Seating is limited. Email info@sumriver.org or call 815-273-2732 to register.


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