Phoenix visits a high school class

    Volunteers from the Black Hills Raptor Center present 130-150 educational programs per calendar year. Teachers invite us in to their classrooms. Each school program is tailor made to the age and learning level of the students. One of the very exciting...

Wolf & Little Red, Eastern screech owls

Big Bad Wolf & Little Red Riding Hoot our eastern screech owls are tiny predators with have big personalities! Both of these birds are quick to strike with their talons and beaks if they feel threatened. We do our utmost to remain calm and steady around them so...

Elise, red-tailed hawk

When you study a red-tailed hawk’s profile, you immediately focus on the huge eyes. These critical organs have internal structures that provide excellent vision. A hawk can see objects 2-3 times better than humans can. Also notice the heavy bony ridge, called a...

Hendrix, American kestrel

Volunteer to help us with Hendrix! Web Site First Name * Last Name * Email Address * Contact Number * Alternate Contact Number * Full Mailing Address * Include City, State and Zip code Date of Birth * Social Security Number (needed if you are interested in giving...