Whooping Crane Festival – Port Aransas
February 20 - February 23$295
Create a better world for whooping cranes with Dallas Zoo’s Wild Earth Action Team at Port Aransas’ Whooping Crane Festival, Feb 20-23.
See whooping cranes and other wildlife on a 4-hour boat cruise through Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. Remove monofilament snares, plastic pollution, and other marine debris from Port Aransas jetties and beaches to help restore critical winter whooping crane habitat. Learn from leading experts from US Fish & Wildlife, Louisiana Fish and Game, Canada’s Wood Buffalo National Park, the International Crane Foundation, and the University of Texas Marine Science Institute.
Registration is $295. It includes festival registration, access to all presentations and the exhibit hall, a 4-hour guided cruise through Aransas National Wildlife Refuge with Dr. George Archibald, and three dinners (breakfasts included with room). Lunches and lodging are not included. Van transportation is available for $60/person.