Riverlands http://news.stlpublicradio.org en New Audubon Center north of St. Louis will facilitate bird viewing along Mississippi River http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-audubon-center-north-st-louis-will-facilitate-bird-viewing-along-mississippi-river <p>The <a href="http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/rivers/RMBS.html">Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary</a> is opening a new information center <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?msid=202467898422525235363.0004ae7e6e2b3d879ae8e&amp;msa=0&amp;ll=38.835964,-90.154152&amp;spn=0.196293,0.308647">overlooking the Mississippi River in West Alton</a>.</p><p>Riverlands program manager Charlie Deutsch of the <a href="http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/">U.S. Army Corps of Engineers</a> says the 3,700-acre sanctuary attracts tens of thousands of migratory birds every year.</p> Tue, 04 Oct 2011 23:00:05 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 2184 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Audubon Center north of St. Louis will facilitate bird viewing along Mississippi River