Your Gateway to the Bog
Sax-Zim Bog Welcome Center
CREATE YOUR OWN BIRDING GOALS FOR JANUARY-JUNE 2018
YOU CAN DESIGN YOUR OWN BIG HALF YEAR! Pick a birding goal…any goal! It can be species you see just in your backyard…or in a local park…or in your county…or entire state (ANY STATE! Not just Minnesota). Be creative! Because it is not the birder with the biggest number that wins…All prizes will be given away as a drawing in early July 2018
New this year is a chance to participate in the Gala Silent Auction BEFORE it happens. For certain select items we have opened them up to Pre-bids (your Maximum you’re willing to spend on that item) and a “Buy-it-Now” option.
But don’t worry…If you are attending in person, there will be MANY items to bid on that are not available for pre-bid. Some items that are not sold prior to Sunday may have “Buy-it-Now” options at the Gala…
Minus -26F was the low recorded by participants on both Friday (Sax-Zim Bog) and Saturday (Isabella, MN) of our 8th Annual BRRRRdathon, living up to its reputation as the World’s Coldest Birdathon. This was the first year of our new points system in which all birds were given a 1-5 point value depending on their rarity in the “playing field” of NE Minnesota and NW Wisconsin. Some grumbling was heard about Sparky’s…read more…