Everglades Birding Festival

Everglades Birding Festival
January 15, 2022

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Registration: 6:15-6:30 a.m. required ($40)
Field Trips: 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:00-7:00 p.m. (must prepay)
Mini workshop: 7:00 p.m.-7:20 p.m—HABITAT
Evening program: 7:30 p.m.—Paddy Cunningham: Birding by Ear

REGISTRATION - 6:15-6:30 a.m .- ($40-required)
Pick up your name tag, field trip workshop materials and goody bags. Registration covers opening reception, reception dinner, daily morning mini-workshops, birding education handout materials, ALL evening programs (Thursday, Friday and Saturday), water and field trip snacks. Without preregistration, field trip availability is based on a first come, first serve basis. We will try to accommodate your choice but it is not guaranteed.


One of the top 100 birding Hot Spots in US. We will target Snail, Kite, Am. Bittern, Limpkin, Purple Gallinule, Wood Stork, Roseate Spoonbill, Fulvous whistling duck, Grey-headed Swamphen, Peregrine Falcon and wintering ducks. Also, possible Tropical Kingbird, Sandhill Crane, many species of flycatchers and raptors. Traveling up to Stretch Park we will get a view of Lake Okeechobee to see wading birds and wintering warblers. A quick trip to the Holey Lands to look for the rare White-tailed Kite will close out the day.
Cost - $90

Big O Sctail Fly Crested Caracara Limpkin
Peregrine Falcon Purple Gallinule Sandhill Crane American Bittern
Awesome Teal Swamp Sparrow Waterfowl hunt Western kingbird
ducks snail glamour Tropical Kingbird Black- Bellied Whistling Ducks

    Target Birds: Snail, Kite, American Bittern, Limpkin, Purple Gallinule, Wood Stork, Peregrine Falcon, Roseate Spoonbill, Fulvous & Black-bellied whistling duck, Painted Bunting, and Scissor-tailed Flycatcher, Western Kingbird, Wild Turkey, Crested Caracara, Sandhill Crane, Savannah, Swamp and Grasshopper Sparrow.

SOUTH FLORIDA EXOTICS - 7:00a.m.-5:30 p.m.
A tour of Broward and Palm Beach Counties looking for up to 30 plus possible exotics such as Mitred, Monk, Blue-crowned, and Nanday Parakeets, Red-crowned and Orange-winged Parrots It will also include a tour of the Tall Cypress boardwalk for wintering warblers and possible Great-horned Owl. Depending on what is being seen stops can include Evergreen Cemetery, Richardson's Historical Park & Tamarac Pond plus more.
Cost: $90. 8 Required min.

Oriolek Red masked Parakeet imgres Common Myna Monk Parakeet

QUICK DINNER: 6:00-7:00 p.m. (must prepay: $12) - Family style meal NOT for special diet requirements such as gluten or lactose free, vegetarian option.

EVENING KEYNOTE SPEAKER: 7:30 p.m.—Paddy Cunningham: Birding by Ear — in meeting room

Birding Adventures
Paddy Cunningham

5181 SW 27th Terrace
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33312
(954) 805-6810