Monthly Archives: February 2014

2013-2014 Flamingo/ Everglades Extension Trip Results Posted

The February 24-45, 2014 trip to Flamingo and the Everglades has been posted. Trip bird was the White-tailed Kite.

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2013-2014 Marsh Trail, Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk & Kirby Storter Trip Results Posted

The February 24, 2014 trip to  Marsh Trail (Formerly Oil Pad Road,) Big Cypress Bend Boardwalk and Kirby Storter has been posted.  The trip bird was the Barred Owl.  

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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT REGARDING THE MARCH MEETING

Due to a computer glitch. the time for our Annual Meeting on March 2, 2014 may show up incorrectly on your computer. The meeting is held at Wa-ke-Hatchee Recreation  Center  in Fort Myers, 16760 Bass Rd · Fort Myers (239) 432-2154, and … Continue reading

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2013-2014 Christmas Bird Count Results are Posted

During the 114th Annual Christmas Bird Count 126 species were counted on count day with 3 additional birds seen during count week.  

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2013-2014 Trip to Bunche Beach & Lakes Park Has Been Posted

The February 17, 2014 trip to Bunch Beach and Lakes Park has been posted. The trip bird was the Swallow-tailed Kite.

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Green Cay Bus Tour Seats Available

There are still 4 seats left on the bus trip to Green Cay.  Anyone interested should contact trip chairman Ken Hodgson at khbiteme2@gmail.com The cost for the trip is $40.00

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2013-2014 Trip to Circle B Bar/Bartow Has Been Posted

The February 10th trip to the Circle B Bar Ranch and Bartow area has been posted. The trip bird was the Sora.

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Merlin Has Arrived

Merlin Bird ID Something to Crow About!! Caw-Caw A great new bird identifcation app that Birds In the Hand, developed in partnership with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology — Merlin Bird ID. Merlin is a fantastic free app that draws from over … Continue reading

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2013-2013 Picayune Strand Trip Results Posted

Trip results from the 2/3/14 trip to Picayune Strand has been posted. The trip bird was the Grasshopper Sparrow.

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Mangrove Cuckoo Seen in Fort Myers, FL

Ken Hodgson and Matt Stenger set off to find the Mangrove Cuckoo and were successful.  This was a life bird for Matt who in 2011 completed a  “Big Year” with over 600 birds.

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