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Bird Banding Demonstration

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Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre

Stonewall, MB


Free, and accepts optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.

Offered in English and French.

Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.


It is migration time and thousands of birds are now making their way south for the winter.

How do we know where the birds go? how do they know when to leave? Was it a successful breeding year? Bird banding can help answer all these questions and many more. Join our professional bird bander and learn all about the mysteries of migation.



Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre

The Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre is a non-profit organization. Its mission is to “Connect People with Wetlands”.

Oak Hammock Marsh is one of North America’s birding hotspots and a great destination for people of all ages.

This wetland is home to 25 species of mammals, 300 species of birds, numerous amphibians, reptiles, and fish, and countless invertebrates. During migration season, the number of waterfowl using the marsh can exceed 100,000 daily!

This beautiful location offers the perfect setting for the award-winning Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre’s many engaging and educational programs. Open year-round, the Interpretive Centre welcomes school groups and tourists for a variety of guided programs. The Interpretive Centre also features a theatre, a scenic café, a gift shop, meeting rooms, rooftop observation deck, and interactive exhibits.


Jacques Bourgeois