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Choctawhatchee Audubon Society April events

6 April Monthly Meeting and Presentation: “Bug Eyes: What Do Insects See, and How Do We Know” By John Douglass, Scientist. Insect eyes are drastically different from vertebrate eyes, but having good vision can be extremely important for survival whether … Continue reading

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Choctawhatchee Audubon Society events for March 2017

March 2 Monthly Meeting and Presentation: “Florida Fisheries-Independent Monitoring Program: Implications for Management and a Glimpse at Efforts From the Panhandle Region and Beyond” by David A Gandy, fishery scientist with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, Apalachicola Bay … Continue reading

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St. Andrews State Park in Panama City Beach offers something for everyone

One of Florida’s top 10 parks chock full of adventure It doesn’t take long to understand why St. Andrews State Park is consistently named one of the top ten parks in the State of Florida. With more than 1,200 acres … Continue reading

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Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 17 – 20

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society is hosting their annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) Feb. 17 – 20, 2017. The participation is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages … Continue reading

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Choctawhatchee Audubon Society February events

Audubon events for February 2017 2 February Monthly Meeting and Presentation: “Birding in the Philippines” — Choctawhatchee Audubon Society member Lenny Fenimore will entertain you with a photographic account of his March 2016 birding trip to the Philippines.  He explored … Continue reading

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Choctawhatchee Audubon events for January 2017

5 January Monthly Meeting and Presentation: Sex in the Sitta* – the Complex Social World of the Brown-headed Nuthatch. By Jim Cox, Director of the Stoddard Bird Lab at the Tall Timbers Research Station. A ton of intriguing biology is … Continue reading

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