Discovering the Wild: Exploring the Avian Wildlife of Kinzua Dam

Join us for an exciting photo program that delves into the captivating world of the avian species that make their home around Kinzua Dam. Nature photographer Rocky Holland will be our guide, taking us on a visual journey through the diverse and stunning birdlife that frequents the Allegheny Reservoir, the Allegheny River, and their surrounding banks.

With a folksy and humorous delivery, Holland’s expertise in capturing these magnificent creatures shines through. His passion for nature photography has led him to showcase his work in various nature shows across Pennsylvania and New York State. From the Hawk Mountain Nature Art Festival to exhibitions at Crook Farm in Bradford, Holland’s talent has impressed audiences far and wide.

Throughout the years, Holland has been an avid supporter of the Allegheny Outdoor Club (AOC), contributing to their events with his knowledge and captivating presentations. His engaging talks have become a staple at AOC’s annual dinners, as well as events hosted by the Warren Public Library, The Women’s Club of Warren, and the Allegheny Community Center.

While our feathered friends of the eagle family will undoubtedly take center stage, Holland’s program will also introduce us to the wide array of bird species that call Kinzua Dam and its surroundings their home. From graceful waterbirds to majestic raptors, the Allegheny Reservoir is a haven for both avid birdwatchers and casual observers alike.

So mark your calendars for Saturday, Feb. 3, and join us at the Big Bend Visitor Center (BBVC) for this captivating photo program. Get ready to be enthralled by the beauty and wonder of the avian world that thrives in the heart of the Allegheny region.

FAQ Section:

1. What is the photo program about?
The photo program is about the avian species that make their home around Kinzua Dam. Nature photographer Rocky Holland will be our guide, taking us on a visual journey through the diverse and stunning birdlife that frequents the Allegheny Reservoir, the Allegheny River, and their surrounding banks.

2. Who is Rocky Holland?
Rocky Holland is a nature photographer who is passionate about capturing the beauty of birds in their natural habitat. He has showcased his work in various nature shows across Pennsylvania and New York State and has impressed audiences with his talent.

3. What organizations has Holland been involved with?
Holland has been an avid supporter of the Allegheny Outdoor Club (AOC) and has contributed to their events with his knowledge and captivating presentations. He has also been invited to speak at events hosted by the Warren Public Library, The Women’s Club of Warren, and the Allegheny Community Center.

4. What other species of birds will the program cover?
While the eagle family will undoubtedly take center stage, Holland’s program will also introduce us to the wide array of bird species that call Kinzua Dam and its surroundings their home. This includes graceful waterbirds and majestic raptors.

5. When and where will the photo program take place?
The photo program will take place on Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Big Bend Visitor Center (BBVC). It is recommended to mark your calendars and join for this captivating event.

Definitions:
1. Avian species: Species of birds.
2. Allegheny Reservoir: The reservoir located near Kinzua Dam in Pennsylvania, USA.
3. Avid birdwatchers: People who are enthusiastic and dedicated to observing birds in their natural habitat.

Suggested related links:
You can find more information about the Allegheny Outdoor Club and their events at alleghenyoutdoorclub.org.
To learn more about bird photography and tips for capturing birdlife, visit birdwatchingdaily.com.