Escape to the wild wonders of SE Arizona's Sky Islands in this virtual getaway to the amazing mountains, rivers, grasslands and wetlands of the area. Relax and enjoy this fabulous 22 minute  film as it whisks you from the heights of the Huachuca mountains down to the San Pedro river valley. Marvel in the hyperactive hummingbirds, whirling crane flocks and secretive trogons. 




Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival is now hosting a Free Online Speaker Series …monthly!

This popular program will showcase our outstanding roster of naturalists, filmmakers, ornithologists, photographers and other fascinating speakers.

Expect our Speaker Series email alerts the day before our scheduled online events. The emails will have important details including our Zoom link and passcode. Our online Speaker Series has a first come, first serve sign-in basis with a limit of 100 participants. If you’d like to sign up for our general emails, including our Speaker Series email alerts, please contact admin@swwings.org.


Each of our online Speaker Series presentations will begin at 11 AM Arizona Time. A recorded version will be available for several weeks afterwards. All of our earlier talks are available on the Southwest Wings YouTube Channel


There is no cost to sign in to our online series; but, if you would like to make a donation to Southwest Wings Birding and Nature Festival, please see below.

The next speaker is Diana Hadley, who will talk about the Northern Jaguar Project on Wednesday January 27, 2020 at 11 AM Arizona Time.

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The dates for the Southwest Wings

2021 festivals are:



The 2021 Spring Fling has been cancelled due to the continuing threat of the coronavirus. In its place we will be holding some virtual events during May 5-8.

Watch out for further details.


We hope that it will be possible to hold the Southwest Wings Summer Festival this year and look forward to you joining us.

Rest assured that every possible precaution will be taken to ensure our field trips, and any other events are as safe as we can make them. The health of all participants is our chief concern.

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Recent Donors: Dutch Nagle, Angel Rutherford, Katherine Zellerbach, Susan Pearson, Joan Powell, Nasrun Mazuli, Mary Ann Capehart,

Dwayne & Marj Longenbaugh, Dee Puff, Melinda Varian, Deanna Sanner, Beth Combs, Patrick Belardo, Karen Sowers

Contact Us

contact  admin@swwings.org

Southwest Wings

Birding Festival

Sierra Vista, Arizona

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