9th 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. Become a member of the Friends of Rookery Bay and enjoy advance field trip registration, opening October 25.
Florida Keys Challenge
3rd annual Florida Keys Challenge, beginning at Long Key State Park and finishing at Bahia Honda State Park. For more information visit. www.paddleflorida.org
16th Annual Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival
The largest birding and wildlife festival in the United States has been selected as a Top 20 event by the Southeast Tourism Society.
Evaluating Your Programs and Tours
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM Presented by Joy Hazell, Sea Grant Extension Agent - University of Florida/IFAS
Florida SEE Board of Directors Meeting
Held via GoToMeeting Service. To join in on the meeting, contact John Kiseda for the web link.
Wild, Wonderful Withlacoochee
Paddle Florida's SWFWMD entry into our 2012/2013 schedule, we paddle from Lake Panasofkee in Sumter County up to the Gulf of Mexico. For more information visit. www.paddleflorida.org
The Ninth Annual Everglades National Park Paddle-In
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! Florida SEE Silver Certified ecotour provider Everglades Area Tours will host The Ninth Annual Everglades National Park Paddle-In. Proceeds to benefit Florida SEE. Stay tuned for further details!
Wildlife Disturbance Issues/Monitoring Your Environmental Impacts
Wildlife Disturbance Issues and Monitoring Your Environmental Impacts as an Ecotour Provider Presented by Liz Sparks, Recreation Planner Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission