The Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival is featured on Tennessee Wild Side, an Emmy Award winning television production produced by the Renaissance Center. Enjoy this enchanting program about the festival, its activities and the main star, hummingbirds!
The festival is co-sponsored by the Knoxville Chapter of the Tennessee Ornithological Society and Ijams Nature Center. The 2014 festival will be held on Saturday, August 23rd. Mark your calendar!
KTOS is a non-profit organization that promotes the enjoyment, scientific study and conservation of birds. Ijams Nature Center seeks to increase knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the natural world by providing quality environmental education and nature related experiences.
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More about the festival: Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival
More about hummingbird banding and hummingbirds on this blog
Knoxville Chapter of the Tennessee Ornithological Society
Tennessee Wild Side
Ijams Nature Center
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