Looking Ahead

Fort Caroline Beginning Birders CBWWe have some great field trips, programs and volunteer opportunities lined up for the rest of the 2018/2019 season. Here are some highlights:

  • Our Beginning Bird Walks at Fort Caroline and the Theodore Roosevelt Area are continuing on the first Sunday of every month in partnership with the National Park Service and the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve.
  • On March 11 (NOTE DATE CHANGE), join us for our monthly program at the Charles M. Neviaser Education Institute of Community Hospice: "Microplastics: What's the BIG Deal?" from UF/IFAS Extension Sea Grant Agent (and creator of the Florida Microplastics Awareness Project) Maia McGuire. Light refreshments at 6:30 pm; program starts at 7 pm.
  • Our last quarterly cleanup for the 2018/2019 season will be at Sheffield Regional Park on March 10. Please come help us clean up this excellent birding spot! Contact acting volunteer chair Carol Bailey-White at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.
  • We’re hosting a special Birding on the Water outing on Saturday, March 16 with Kayak Amelia. Contact chapter president Jody Willis to reserve your spot: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Got bird pics? Join us for our annual "Best of us: Photo Sharing and Potluck Dinner" end-of-season get-together starting at 6:30 pm on Monday, May 20 at  the Charles M. Neviaser Education Institute of Community Hospice. Contact Deb Kainauskas at 904-254-0148 to reserve your spot for sharing your images.
  • Field trip destinations include Alligator Lake Park, Vaill Point Park, Lake Woodruff NWR, and many more! Check our Calendar of Events for more information on all of our activities.