Museum Director To Discuss Lower Colorado River Birds

By Staff Reports

(Victor Valley)–San Bernardino County Museum Director Robert McKernan will give a presentation, “Birds of the Lower Colorado River,” at the Victor Valley Museum in Apple Valley on Saturday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m. The lecture is included with paid museum admission.

McKernan, an ornithologist, will discuss the changes in river vegetation along the lower Colorado River and the effects these changes have made in populations of resident and migrant birds. The presentation will incorporate the results of recent research projects carried out by the museum in the region.

The Victor Valley Museum is a branch of the San Bernardino County Museum located at 11873 Apple Valley Road in Apple Valley. The museum is open Wednesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5 (adult), $4 (senior or military), and $2.50 (student). Children under 5 and San Bernardino County Museum Association members are free. Parking is free. For more information, visit

The museum is accessible to persons with disabilities. If assistive listening devices or other auxiliary aids are needed in order to participate in museum exhibits or programs, requests should be made through Museum Visitor Services at least three business days prior to your visit. Visitor Services’ telephone number is 909-307-2669 ext. 229 or (TDD) 909-792-1462.

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