SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA, June 14, 2017 – As part of the Wild Tahoe Weekend, the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS) in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit (LTBMU) will host the seventh annual Lake Tahoe Bird Festival on Sunday, June 25, 2017. Located at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center, just three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89, residents and visitors are invited to attend this free family event from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

The event includes hourly guided bird walks along the Rainbow Trail, information and presentations on migratory birds, bird crafts and games, bird house building, live birds, and more! Residents and visitors are invited to attend this free family event!

Various local agencies will be participants of the Bird Festival including California State Parks, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care and much more. Food vendors will be present.

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TINS is a member-supported nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of natural history, conservation, and ecosystem knowledge of the Tahoe region through science, education, and outreach. TINS has a long-term goal of bringing a world class interpretive nature center and educational facility to the Tahoe area.  For more information, visit