To donate to Birds of Prey Northwest:

​For a rescue emergency

- eagle, hawk, falcon, or owl -

208- 245-1367 or 208-582-0797,

or Idaho Fish and Game at



Mary Malone at the Bonner County Daily Bee recently wrote a wonderful article about our visit to Sandpoint's Homeschool Academy!

Read the article here: Bonner County Daily Bee


Photo credit: Mary Malone, the Bonner County Daily Bee


Free educational guide to the book

Hands-on STEM activites about Beauty’s beak from the free Engineering is Elementary curriculum of Museum of Science, Boston​

​Beauty and Janie have been featured in Nat Geo WILD’s Unlikely Animal Friends series, 
the National Academy of Engineering 
EngineerGirl websiteRanger Rick Magazine, and NWF Green STEM Resources

There are additional costs for travel over 100 miles from Birds of Prey Northwest. All program costs go to pay for food and care of our rehabilitating and educational birds.

Program One: Five different species of raptors including either bald or golden eagle. $500

Program Two: Five different species not including eagle—appropriate for younger ages. $350

Program Three:​ 
Janie shares her new nonfiction picture book Beauty and the Beak: How Science, Technology, and a 3D-Printed Beak Rescued a Bald Eagle. Books will be available for purchase starting in summer 2017.

Program 3 can be combined with Program 1 or 2. Cost will vary according to length of program/s and audience size.

Raptors are fascinating birds: the silent night-hunting owls, the day-hunting hawks, the fish eating ospreys, the fast flying falcons, and the mighty eagles. Birds of Prey Northwest offers educational programs and author visits—including live raptors and/or Janie Veltkamp’s new children’s book Beauty and the Beak—for all ages.

Recent and Upcoming Programs:

​Janie Veltkamp will be the keynote speaker for the Idaho Science and Math Teachers Conference on October 6.

New for 2017! 
CALIFORNIA READS Teacher Recommended Books List