August 7–11, 2019 | Tucson, AZ
FREE Nature Expo
- Friday, August 9, 12:00pm — 6:00pm
- Saturday, August 10, 10:00am — 6:00pm
- Sunday, August 11, 10:00am — 2:00pm
Free Talks – See Events page
Schedule of Activities
Festival Sponsor Exhibitors
Carl Zeiss SBE- Presenting Level
Carl Zeiss SBE is a leading, international provider of premium sports optics and is part of the Consumer Optics Group of Carl Zeiss. Carl Zeiss SBE, LLC is responsible for sales, marketing and distribution of its state-of-the-art binoculars and spotting scopes throughout the United States and Canada. Carl Zeiss SBE’s North American headquarters is located in Thornwood, NY. The company is a supporter of a variety of projects within the birding community and is the proud sponsor of Cornell Lab or Ornithology’s eBird platform, the American Birding Association’s Birding News, as well as a variety of young birder programs including New Jersey and Ohio. The product portfolio relating to birding includes its’ entry level – premium Terra ED binoculars, Conquest HD binoculars in mid-tier models and most premium VICTORY SF binoculars and new HARPIA spotting scope.
Cornell Lab of Ornithology – Associate Level
At the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, scientists, conservationists, engineers, educators, and students all work together for a common purpose: to understand birds and other wildlife, to involve the public in scientific discovery, and to use our knowledge to protect our planet. Get help identifying that mystery bird with the Merlin Bird ID app, contribute to conservation research with eBird, a revolutionary citizen science program, or take an online course at Bird Academy. Stop by our booth to see all that the Cornell Lab has to offer and learn how you can support our mission to protect earth’s biological diversity.
Tamron – Associate Level
Tamron lenses deliver a superb fusion of performance and value. Check out the new 18-400mm ultra-tele all-in-one zoom, 100-400mm Di VC USD and the SP 150-600mm Di VC USD G2. Each has the focal length reach needed for dramatic close-up photographs of birds in flight. Moisture resistant construction gives you confidence when shooting in inclement weather. And Vibration Compensation ensures sharp images when using Tamron’s VC lenses for hand-held shooting. All Tamron lenses have a 6-year USA warranty and 3-business day repair turnaround at no extra charge. Register your lens towards 2019 VIP Club membership.
Sabrewing Nature Tours – Supporting Level
Hunt’s Photo & Video – Contributing Level
WINGS Birding Tours – Contributing Level
Babita Tours & Travels – Contributing Level
Visit Tucson – Contributing Level
Tucson Audubon Society
300 E University Blvd. #120 Tucson, AZ 85705
3835 W Hardy Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85742
Paton Center for Hummingbirds
477 Pennsylvania Ave.
Patagonia, AZ 85624