The Raptor Center

SEEK Updated
10/27/2015
Resource Types: 
Field Trip/Tour
Organization
Program
Research
Abstract: 

The Raptor Center is located on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota. Established in 1974, The Raptor Center rehabilitates around 800 sick and injured raptors each year, while helping to identify emerging environmental issues related to raptor health and populations. An internationally renowned education facility, TRC trains veterinary students and veterinarians from around the world to become future leaders in raptor medicine and conservation. In addition, TRC reaches approximately 150,000 people annually through its unique public education programs and events.

The Raptor Center has a variety of educational programs, classes and camps geared towards audiences of all ages. Schools can host  programs at their site or come to The Raptor Center. TRC is also open to the general public and offers guided interpretive tours of the facility and includes an introduction to some of the education winged ambassadors.

For more information visit http://www.raptor.umn.edu/

Raptor Center
1920 Fitch Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
612-624-4745
raptor@umn.edu
http://www.raptor.umn.edu/

 

Topic Areas: 
Animals
Birds
Target Audience: 
Adult
All
Grades Pre K-12
Teachers
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Metro
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Raptor Center
1920 Fitch Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
612-624-4745
raptor@umn.edu
http://www.raptor.umn.edu/

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