Birds

Downed Eagle Nest Tree

Downed Eagle Nest Tree

 

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Photo Courtesy of Betty Salter

 

The Bald Eagle’s nest tree as well as a good number of other trees went down during Hurricane Matthew in 2016. Read more…

 

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Cardinal

Cardinal

 

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Photo Courtesy of Hobie Kurtz

 

Do you know how the cardinal got its name?  You might be surprised.  Learn this and other interesting facts about this beautiful bird from an article written by Cary Salter.   Read more about the cardinal…

 

 

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Little Blue Heron

Little Blue Heron

 

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Photo Courtesy of Cary Salter

 

One of our beautiful herons we see at TGO is the little blue heron.  Learn how to tell the difference between the “little blue” and our other blue herons.  To make it a little more challenging, during its first year of life the bird is totally white and looks like some of our other white birds.  Cary Salter tells us how to identify this beautiful bird no matter what color it is!   Read more about the little blue heron…

 

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Roseate Spoonbill

  Roseate Spoonbill

 

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Roseate Spoonbill
Photo Courtesy of Taylor Durham

 

Visitors to our Sunshine State at times confuse the stunning Roseate Spoonbill with the taller pink bird – the Flamingo.   We are fortunate to have the Roseate Spoonbill visit Central Florida.  Read more about the Roseate Spoonbill…

 

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Contact Us

To reserve the meeting room, contact:

Josiah Monk at Recreation Services for reservations on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings and Tuesday and Thursday afternoons.

Loretta Anne’ for all other times.