Galveston Island is one of the top locations for birding in the nation with approximately 200 species of birds. Thousands of birds fly north across the Gulf from Central and South America each spring.
From April 12-15, 2012, Galveston will hold over one hundred field trips, photography workshops, and evening social events. Many renowned photographers and bird experts will be attending and sharing their expertise. For details and to sign up for events go to www.galvestonfeatherfest.com.