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Osprey Festival in Colonial Beach, VA

Apr 15, 2023 @ 9:00 AM 4:00 PM

Osprey Festival

The Virginia Osprey Festival is one of the largest festivals of its kind celebrating the osprey’s annual return to Colonial Beach, birdwatching and the area’s abundant natural resources.

Learn about the resurgence of the osprey along the Potomac and join Brent Walls, Upper Potomac Riverkeeper, as he describes his drone use to investigate and document pollution in the watershed

Potomac Riverkeeper Network and Potomac River Fisheries Commission are launching Colonial Beach’s first ever Community Science Water Quality Monitoring Program in 2023.  Come learn more about volunteer opportunities to engage in the science of clean water, help collect water samples and learn lab techniques to make sure the river is safe for fishing, swimming, and Ospreys!

Town Hill, Colonial Beach, Virginia

Intersection of Colonial Avenue and Washington Avenue