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Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

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April 24, 2014

FLORIDA'S NATIVE PLANTS PROGRAM
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April 26, 2014

BIRD WALK ON PEPPER CREEK TRAIL
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Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014. 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (Meet at 7:45 a.m.)

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BIRD WALK ON PEPPER CREEK TRAIL

-Experienced and novice birders are welcome-

 

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, in cooperation with Citrus County Audubon Society, will host the first bird walk of the season on Pepper Creek Trail on Saturday, April 26, 2014.

 

An experienced birder from Citrus County Audubon, will lead the walk on this trail--one of 19 birding trails in Citrus County that are part of the West Section of the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail. Participants should meet at 7:45 a.m. at the entrance to the park’s Visitor Center. The bird walk will begin at 8:00 a.m. Binoculars and a field guide are recommended. Participation in the bird walk on Pepper Creek is free.

 

Pepper Creek Trail is approximately 3/4 mile in length and follows along the park’s tram road, connecting the Visitor Center on U.S. 19 and the West entrance on Fishbowl Drive. Participants can either walk back down the trail or wait and take the first returning boat after the park opens. There is no charge to use the Pepper Creek trail or to take the return boat trip.

Participation Requirements

Fees: There is no charge to use the Pepper Creek trail or to take the return boat trip.

Contact: For more information and to register, call (352) 628-5343, ext. 1002.

Directions: Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park is located in Homosassa Springs, 75 miles north of Tampa on U.S. 19 and 90 miles northwest of Orlando.

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May 10, 2014

WILDLIFE JEOPARDY PROGRAM
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May 10, 2014

WILDLIFE PUPPETEERS PRESENT A PREVIEW OF WHOSE HABITAT IS IT ANYWAY?
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May 13, 2014

FLORIDA BLACK BEARS
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June 16, 2014

WILDLIFE RANGER CAMP PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AGES 8 AND 9. (JUNE 16TH TO JUNE 21ST)
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July 14, 2014

WILDLIFE RANGER CAMP PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN AGES 10 THROUGH 12 YEARS. (JULY 14TH TO JULY 19TH)
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October 24, 2014

HAUNTED TRAM RIDES (OCTOBER 24TH & 25TH, 2014)
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December 19, 2014

CELEBRATION OF LIGHTS ( DECEMBER 19TH THROUGH DECEMBER 24, AND AGAIN ON DECEMBER 26TH, 2014!)
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