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Carolina Raptor Center ~ Huntersville, NC


Carolina Raptor Center


We are truly blessed to have Carolina Raptor Center in our backyard in Huntersville right outside of Charlotte, NC. This center is incredible with its dedication to environmental education and the conservation of birds of prey through public education, the rehabilitation of injured and orphaned raptors and research.


Their environmental education programs reach about 40,000 students each year.




Raptors are leading scientific indicators of a healthy environment.


If you find an injured raptor please call 704-875-6521 ext. 111

and leave a message for their Rescue team.


Here are the last events for the month of August.


Backyard Tails -- a free flight program!

August 30, 2008 - Noon and 2:00 PM

Feel the rush as a great horned owl flies inches from your head during Carolina Raptor Center's free flight program!! Be amazed by raptors in the air and trees during Backyard Tails. Come early to get a space, as seats for this program are limited.

This program is free with regular admission.

Weathering Program: Habitat, where are they at?

August 30, 2008 - 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM

August 31, 2008 – 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM

Raptors live in trees, on cliffs, in bird houses, in hollowed out trees, and even on the ground. Find out where raptors live, how long they stay there and if they like roommates!

Free with regular admission.





Carolina Raptor Center

6000 Sample Road

Huntersville, NC  28078


Comment balloon 2 commentsTeresa Harris • August 28 2008 12:10PM


Teresa.. I am glad that the Carolina Raptor Center has made so many people aware of these creatures.  Anything that is to help save the earth and it's creatures I enjoy reading about.  Thank you for sharing this blog.

Posted by Valerie Osterhoudt, ABR, Cromwell, CT Real Estate ~ 860.883.8889 (Johnson Real Estate, Inc.) almost 11 years ago

Valerie: Thanks for coming by! We are really blessed... Take care!!

Posted by Teresa Harris, Denver . Lake Norman . Charlotte (Lake Real Estate, LLC) almost 11 years ago