ON THIS DATE - 24 Oct (2000) - a Heermann's Gull was found at Fort De Soto Park.
(all about the bird life of Pinellas)
2014 UPCOMING FIELD TRIPS
Oct 25 - John Chesnut Park. Meet at 8 AM in the first parking lot just past the initial 3-way stop (SPAS)
Nov 1 - Boyd Hill Nature Preserve. Begins at 8 AM (SPAS)
Nov 1 - Moccasin Lake Nature Park. Begins at 8 AM (CAS)
Nov 8 - Possum Branch/Alligator Lake. Meet at the entrance to Possum Branch at 8 AM (CAS)
Nov 15 - Pinellas Solid Waste Facility. Limited participation. You must contact Dave Kandz to reserve your spot. You can e-mail him at
Dec 6 - Boyd Hill Nature Preserve. Begins at 8 AM (SPAS)
Dec 6 - Moccasin Lake Nature Park. Begains at 8 AM (CAS)
Dec 20 - St. Petersburg Christmas Bird Count
Dec 27 - North Pinellas Christmas Bird Count
CAS - Denotes Clearwater Audubon sponsored
SPAS - Denotes St. Petersburg Audubon sponsored
Plenty of wintering species, like the Hermit Thrush pictured at left, have arrived and should be looked for this weekend. So, what are the others?