We anticipate resuming our normal birding trips in the Fall

Meeting Locations

Belk’s parking lot (1020 Bichara Blvd.) at the lower end, close to BurgerKing, or

Walmart parking lot on CR 466 (4085 Wedgewood Lane) at the southwest end. For some trips there may be an additional meeting places: Rohan Recreation Center (850 Kristine Way) or Colony Recreation Center (510 Colony Road).. Participants may also choose to meet at the venue. For details, members should check the email sent by the trip leader in advance of each trip.

 

Note that the times listed are DEPARTURE times. Please arrive at the meeting location a few minutes in advance of those times.

For reports of previous trips, look here.

October 12, 2020 (Monday):

"Meet and Bird" (Venue TBA)

Leader: Alice Horst

Meet at venue; 8:00 - 10:00 AM

October 20, 2020 (Tuesday):

Cedar Key

Leader: Barb Gay 

Full day drive. Lunch.

Depart Walmart at 7:30 AM.

Directions to Cedar Key.

October 26, 2020 (Monday):

Crystal River (Hunter Springs and Fort Island Trail and Fort Island Beach Parks)

Leader: Alice Horst

Half-day walk and drive. Picnic lunch.

Depart Walmart at 7:00 AM.

November 3, 2020 (Tuesday):

Sweetwater Wetlands Park

Leader: Alice Horst

Half-day walk. Picnic lunch.

Depart Walmart at 6:45 AM, or meet at venue at 8:00 AM.

Directions to Sweetwater Wetlands.

November 12, 2020 (Thursday):

Pine Meadows Conservation Area

Leader: Ken Uslabar

Half-day walk. Picnic lunch.

Depart Belks at 8:00 AM.

Directions to Pine Meadows Conservation Area.

November 16, 2020 (Monday):

"Meet and Bird" (Venue TBA)

Leader: Alice Horst

Meet at venue; 8:00 - 10:00 AM

November 23, 20209Monday):

Ocklawaha Prairie Restoration Area

Leader: Marlene Armstrong

Half-day walk. Lunch.

Depart Belks at 8:00 AM. 

Directions to Ocklawaha Prairie Restoration Area.

December 3, 2020 (Thursday):

Sunnyhill Restoration Area

Leader: Bob Smidt

Half-day walk. Lunch.

Depart Belks at 8:00 AM.

Directions to Sunnyhill Restoration Area.

December 10, 2020 (Thursday):

Ponce Inlet

Leader: Barb Gay.

Full day drive. Lunch.

Depart Belks at 7:00 AM.

Directions to Ponce Inlet.

December 14, 2020 (Monday):

Meet and Bird (Venue TBA).

Leader: Alice Horst.

Meet at venue; 8:00 - 10:00 AM.

December 18-21, 2020:

Christmas Bird Count.

Leaders: Barb Gay and Paul Nistico.

Details will be announced.

December 30, 2020 (Wednesday):

Sabal Bluff, Herlong Park, & Venetian Gardens.

Leader: Marlene Armstrong.

Half-day walk and drive. Lunch.

Depart Colony Recreation Center at 7:30 AM.

Directions to Sabal Bluff, Herlong Park, & Venetian Gardens.

January 6, 2021 (Wednesday):

Ocala Wetland Groundwater Recharge Park.

Leader: Alice Horst.

Half-day walk. Lunch.

Depart Walmart at 7:30 AM.

January 11, 2021 (Monday).

Meet and Bird (Venue TBA).

Leader: Alice Horst.

Meet at venue; 8:00 - 10:00 AM.

January 19-20, 2021 (Tuesday,-Wednesday):

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge.

Leader: Barb Gay.

Full day drive. Picnic lunch.

Optional overnight in Titusville on Tuesday.

Depart Belks at 6:00 AM on Wednesday.

Directions to Merritt Island.

January 28, 2021 (Thursday):

Bird The Villages.

Leader: Marlene Armstrong.

Half-day drive. Linch.

Details to be announced.

 

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