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Field Trip: Kingsley Plantation
Saturday, November 02, 2019, 08:00am - 11:00am
Contact - Andrew Schumann (631-974-0703)

Kingsley Plantation is the site of a former estate owned by Zephaniah Kingsley, who spent 25 years there. It is now part of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve managed by the U.S. National Park Service. Resident birds include Pileated Woodpecker, Brown Pelican, Double-crested Cormorant, Great Blue Heron, Great Egret, Snowy Egret, Little Blue Heron, Tricolored Heron, Clapper Rail, Yellow-throated Warbler, Black-crowned Night-Heron, vultures, Osprey, Eastern Screech Owl, Great Horned Owl, Barred Owl and many more. In the fall we will be also looking for White Pelican, Northern Harrier, hawks, plovers, and yellowlegs to name a few.

Bring binoculars, drinks, snacks, sunscreen, bug spray, sturdy walking shoes, and a hat if desired.

Location - 11676 Palmetto Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32226
Meet in the parking lot. No fee.