Become a part of an elite group of Wildlife Crime Scene Investigators using forensics to help solve crimes against wildlife beginning July 21 for kids ages 9 to 12 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Quinta Mazatlan, the McAllen Wing of the World Birding Center.

Recreate crime scenes, track down suspects, put together clues to help solve mysteries. Learn techniques used by actual crime scene investigators to gather information including examining fingerprinting, blood type, fossils and tracks.

Camp sessions will entertain, educate and excite children ages 9 to 12 as they participate in a combination of indoor and outdoor adventures including interactive games, wildlife explorations and creative art projects. Camp sessions take place Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Join Quinta Mazatlan each week for a new and exciting adventure during the fun-filled Nature Discovery Summer Camp. Register for camps in person at Quinta Mazatlan or online at

For more information call Quinta Mazatlan at (956) 681-3370. Quinta Mazatlan, the McAllen Wing of the World Birding Center, is located at 600 Sunset Drive in McAllen, one block south of La Plaza Mall on 10th Street, east of the McAllen Grand Plaza Hotel.