Mark your calendar for field trips and lectures during the 13th Annual Southwest Florida Nature Festival! Explore the local environment through almost 40 guided field trips to 20 wildlife hot spots around Southwest Florida and lectures at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center.
Field trips, including birding walks, buggy rides and boat tours, are offered in conjunction with partners such as Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Big Cypress National Preserve and Conservancy of Southwest Florida. Field trips take place Friday, Jan 13 - Sunday, Jan 15, and prices range from $15 - $135. Pre-registration is required.
Friday, Jan. 13: admission to the Environmental Learning Center is $5, Buy-One/Get-one FREE. We'll have the Sizzle Truck on site from 11 am - 2 pm.
Saturday, Jan. 14: $10 admission includes all three daytime lectures (see below). Advance registration is NOT required, must pay at door. We'll have the Sizzle Truck on site from 11 am - 2 pm. The Environmental Learning Center doors will close at 4 pm. Admission to the evening Keynote Presentation (see below) is $15, doors open at 5:30.
1:00- A 10,000 Mile Journey: The Life Cycle of the Swallow-tailed Kite
2:00- Seabird Banding: Revealing the Mileage
3:00- Life of a Volunteer Bird Steward
5:30- My Big Year Birding Adventure in North America with Sandy Komito
See website for details and registration!
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