Hernando Audubon
Society

Established 1959


Field Trips and Other Adventures
Field Trip Guidelines
Fields trips are open to everyone interested in birding. Non-members are welcome.
To participate, contact the trip leader
to confirm time and meeting place.
We suggest comfortable clothing, insect repellent, suncreen, and water or other suitable beverages.
Please adhere to responsible bird watching while on your trip.
You can read the American Birding Association's statement on birding ethics here: http://listing.aba.org/ethics/

DETAILS about FIELD TRIPS and EVENTS 2017-2018 SEASON
are also distributed by email. To subscribe, please email Hernandoaudubonpresident@gmail.com with "Subscribe" in the subject line and your complete name and a telephone number in the text body.
Hernando Audubon does not share subscriber information with
any other organizations or with individuals.

After a trip, species lists are generally posted on eBIRD, and can be accessed from this page.
 Upcoming field trips and third-party events are listed below.
PLEASE CONTACT THE TRIP LEADER TO CONFIRM DATE AND TIME.

PLEASE CLICK ON DATES SHOWN IN
BLUE FOR TRIP DETAILS.

November 2017

Nov 2 - Thursday
Dade Battlefield State Park - Bushnell
Kristin and Eileen: naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com
Click here for eBird list for this trip.

Nov 4- Saturday
Bird Box Buildathon
Chinsegut Conservation Center
352-754-6722

Nov 17 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

Nov 20 - Monday
Bike and Bird
Withlacoochee State Trail
Eileen: naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com
Click here for eBird list for this trip.

December 2017

Dec 9 - Saturday
Scouting for the Brooksville Christmas Bird Count
Mary: 352-797-7874
maryedowdell@bellsouth.net
eBird Lists for Dec 9 trip, Brooksville locations:
Walmart
Lowe's
Bayfront Hospital
Southern Pines
Pond across from Suncoast Credit Union
Mason-Smith Road
Southern Hills

Dec 14 - Thursday
Aripeka-Bayport Christmas Bird Count
Bev: 352-686-0460
bevalhansen@gmail.com

Dec 16 - Saturday
Brooksville Christmas Bird Count
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

Dec 29 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com



January 2018

Jan 5 - Friday
Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive
Bev: 352-686-0460
bevalhansen@gmail.com
The Lake Apopka trip has been cancelled. The Wildlife Drive is closed due to damage from Hurricane Irma.

Jan 12 - Friday
Circle B Bar Reserve
Wally: 352-835-7050
idocvb@gmail.com

Jan 23 - Tuesday
Jumping Gully Preserve
Pasco County
Bev: 352-686-0460
bevalhansen@gmail.com
Please call to reserve.

Jan 26 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

February 2018

Feb 5 - Monday
Orlando Wetlands
Eileen:
naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com

Feb 6 - Tuesday
Merritt Island Natural Wildlife Refuge
Eileen:
naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com

Feb 9 - Friday
Honeymoon Island State Park
Bev: 352-686-0460
bevalhansen@gmail.com

Feb 10 - Saturday
Hernando Big Day/Birdathon
Clay: 352-592-4949

Feb 17 - Saturday
Work Day at Ahhochee Hill Sanctuary
Christie: 353-797-3545

Feb 23 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com


March 2018

Mar 2 - Friday
Werner-Boyce Salt Springs State Park
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

Mar 15 - Thursday
Hike and Bird
Potts Preserve
Eileen: naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com

Mar 23 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

Mar 31 - Saturday
Red-cockaded Woodpeckers
and Early Spring Migrants
Croom Tract
Withlacoochee State Forest
Bev: 352-686-0460
bevalhansen@gmail.com

April 2018

Apr 6 - Friday
Starkey Wilderness Park
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com

Apr 20 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com



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September 2017

Sept 30 - Saturday
Special eBird Workshop
Chinsegut Conservation Center
352-754-6722

October 2017

Oct 3 - Tuesday
Saddle Creek Park, Lakeland
Bev: 352-686-0460
Bevalhansen@gmail.com
Click here for eBird list for this trip.

Oct 6 - Friday
Inverness Lakeside Trail
Eileen: naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com
Click here for eBird list for this trip.

Oct 11 - Wednesday
Bat Evening: Presentation and Viewing
Fort Cooper State Park - Inverness
Must call for reservations
352-726-0315

Oct 13-15 - Friday-Sunday
Florida Birding and Nature Festival, Tampa
Birding and Nature Festival

Oct 20-21 - Friday-Saturday
Audubon Assembly
St. Augustine
Audubon Assembly 2017

Oct 24 - Tuesday
Crystal River Eco-Walk
Eileen: naturecoastbirder5@yahoo.com

Oct 27 - Friday
Beginning Birding
Chinsegut Conservation Center
Linda: 352-428-2629
lindalark85@gmail.com