Media Preview: New Northern Owls Exhibit at the Butterfly Conservatory

MEDIA PREVIEW:
New Northern Owls Exhibit at the Butterfly Conservatory

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) is pleased to present Northern Owls, a travelling exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum that offers a unique look into the intriguing world of owls. The Northern Owls exhibit will be taking place from February 13 to April 17, at the fully accessible Butterfly Conservatory.

Accompanying the exhibit, the Butterfly Conservatory will also host live indoor and outdoor raptor displays, with demonstrations featuring birds of prey, provided by the Canadian Raptor Conservancy.

Media photo/interview opportunities will be available:

WHERE:
The Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory
2405 Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Ontario
Complimentary media parking on-site

WHEN:
Monday February 13, 2017

TIME:
11 a.m.
NOTE: be sure to allow time to acclimatize your camera.

WHAT:
Media tour of exhibit materials, up-close encounters with live raptors and interview opportunities with Butterfly Conservatory Curator, Cheryl Tyndall, Niagara Parks Chair, Janice Thomson and James Cowan and Shauna Cowan from the Canadian Raptor Conservancy.

NPC is committed to a vision of Ontario’s Niagara Parks as one that Preserves a rich heritage, Conserves natural wonders, and Inspires people world-wide. Founded in 1885, The Niagara Parks Commission is an Operational Enterprise Agency of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. Its mission is to protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while maintaining financial self-sufficiency.

For more information, please contact:
Tony Baldinelli, Senior Manager, Communications and Stakeholder Relations
tbaldinelli@niagaraparks.com
(905) 356-2241 ext. 2206