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Association Name:Songbird Project, Inc.; Johnson County
Alternate Name:Johnson County Songbird Project, Inc.
Permanent Address:1033 Washington St
 Iowa City, IA 52240
Director:Jim Walters
Director Address:1033 E. Washington
 Iowa City, IA 52240
Home Phone:319-466-1134
Contact:Barbara Boyle
Address:2912 M Ave, Williamsburg IA 52361
Home Phone:319-668-1728
Information:The Songbird Project organizes and conducts educational programs on birds, bird life, and bird habitat for school students and the general public with special emphasis on increasing awareness of the role birds play in healthy and well balanced ecosystems. The Project also conducts field programs to involve people in direct efforts to enhance bird populations and habitat in Johnson County. A special project is the restoration of Althea R. Sherman's (1853-1943) Chimney Swifts' Tower. In cooperation with the Cedar County Historical Society, the tower will be located (along with a museum highlighting the Sherman legacy) at the Bickett-Rate Memorial Preserve near Buchanan, Iowa. The tower has a Certification of Eligibility to be on the National Register of Historic Places. The Althea R. Sherman Project is a separate committee of the Songbird Project. Barbara Boyle is the Project Director. Their website is: Email: Phone: 319-668-1838. .
Provides Funding:No
Provides Speakers:Yes
Last Contacted:05-01-2012

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