Stan Tekiela, Author of “Birds of Minnesota”, “Captivating Bluebirds”, and
Naturalist, wildlife photographer and writer Stan Tekiela is the originator
of the popular state-specific field guides such as Birds of (state name)
Field Guide, Wildflowers of (state name), and Trees of (state name). Over
the past two decades Stan has authored more than 100 field guides, nature
appreciation books and wildlife audio CDs for nearly every state in the
nation, presenting many species of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians,
trees, wildflowers and cacti.
Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural History from the University
of Minnesota and as an active professional naturalist for more than 20
years, Stan studies and photographs wildlife throughout the United States
and has received various national and regional awards for his books and
Also a well-known columnist and radio personality, his syndicated column
appears in over 20 newspapers and his wildlife programs are broadcast on a
number of Midwest radio stations. He is a member of the North American
Nature Photography Association and Canon Professional Services along with
many other professional organizations.
Stan resides in Victoria, Minnesota, with his wife, Katherine, and daughter,
Abigail. He can be contacted via his web page at www.naturesmart.com.
*Bluebirds are one of Stan’s favorite birds to photograph and this talk
shows it. This presentation is filled with award winning images of one of
America’s most favorite backyard birds. Stan’s talk about bluebirds will
enlighten even the most knowledgeable bird lover. You will be amazed and
Programs are at the *Mayflower Church*, which is located at *109 East
Diamond Lake Road *just west of 35W on Diamond Lake Road. Coffee and
cookies will be provided.
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