Alachua Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society

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Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands 8:30 am
Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands
May 3 @ 8:30 am
Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida’s newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking tour. Birders of all levels welcome. Where: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, on the south side of Gainesville, 3/4 mile east of … Continue reading
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Huguenot Park and Ft. George Island 6:00 am
Huguenot Park and Ft. George Island
May 6 @ 6:00 am
Meet trip leader Rex Rowan at the Tag Agency on NW 34th St. just south of US-441 to carpool to Jacksonville’s Huguenot Park, where we’ll look for shorebirds, gulls, and terns, all in their breeding plumage, and migrant songbirds, including … Continue reading
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Cedar Key by boat (sign-up required)
Cedar Key by boat (sign-up required)
May 7 all-day
Join trip leader Scott Flamand and the Tidewater Tour crew on a canopied pontoon boat ride into some of the better known shorebird haunts of the Cedar Key area. Tidewater Tour owners offer a special Alachua Audubon price of $25 … Continue reading
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Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands 8:30 am
Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands
May 10 @ 8:30 am
Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida’s newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking tour. Birders of all levels welcome. Where: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, on the south side of Gainesville, 3/4 mile east of … Continue reading
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Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve (CLEP) 8:00 am
Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve (CLEP)
May 13 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet trip leader Michael Drummond at the Longleaf Flatwoods Reserve on CR-325. We’ll hope to see Bachman’s Sparrow, Brown-headed Nuthatch, Red-headed Woodpecker, and others, but they won’t be our primary quarry; we’ll be looking at everything – trees, wildflowers, insects, … Continue reading
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Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands 8:30 am
Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands
May 17 @ 8:30 am
Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida’s newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking tour. Birders of all levels welcome. Where: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, on the south side of Gainesville, 3/4 mile east of … Continue reading
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Woodpecker Walk for Kids 9:00 am
Woodpecker Walk for Kids @ Northeast Park
May 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Woodpecker Walk for Kids @ Northeast Park | Gainesville | Florida | United States
This field trip is geared for kids from 6 to 18. Northeast Park is a small, urban park in the heart of Gainesville that is home to a variety of songbirds, including at least 4 species of woodpeckers. The park … Continue reading
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Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands 8:30 am
Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands
May 24 @ 8:30 am
Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida’s newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking tour. Birders of all levels welcome. Where: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, on the south side of Gainesville, 3/4 mile east of … Continue reading
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Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands 8:30 am
Wednesday Bird Walks at the Wetlands
May 31 @ 8:30 am
Discover the rich diversity of birds (and maybe some rarities!) at north-central Florida’s newest birding hotspot in a 2-3-hour walking tour. Birders of all levels welcome. Where: Sweetwater Wetlands Park, on the south side of Gainesville, 3/4 mile east of … Continue reading