• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

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  • Woodlands Trail Closure

    The Woodlands Trail in the Big Sandy Creek Unit will be closed August 19-29 and September 2-12, 2014, while park staff and an AmeriCorps crew apply herbicide to trifoliate orange, an invasive non-native shrub that has become problematic in that area.

Event Details

  • 02/15/2014

    Location: Big Thicket National Preserve Visitor Center | Map Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Mary Kay Manning Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: (409) 951-6720

Join us for a special program to learn about raptors and their conservation. Wildlife rehabilitator Doris Mager, aka "The Eagle Lady", will discuss her work with birds of prey and introduce several birds under her care, including a great horned owl, an eastern screech owl, and an American kestrel.