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Bay County Audubon Society birding walk at St. Andrews State Park March 13

Join Bay Audubon Society for an easy birding walk around Gator Lake, the jetties and the primitive camping area at St. Andrews State Park on Sat., March 13. Early migrants may be present. Bring your binoculars, hiking shoes, snacks and drinks. Please wear your masks and do not share optics unless sanitizing procedures are done after each use. They will provide sanitizing wipes. Meet at the parking area at Gator Lake at 8:15 a.m. The park opens at 8:00. Click...

Participate in the Great American Bird Count Feb. 12 – 15

Participate in the Great American Bird Count Feb. 12 – 15 Lots of people turned to birdwatching during the past year, seeking enjoyment and relaxation. Chickadees, cardinals, finches and other birds are doing their part to lift human spirits. The 24th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a great opportunity for all budding birdwatchers and bird-count veterans to use their skills. People from around the world count the birds they see for at least 15 minutes on one or...

Bay County Audubon bird walk at Camp Helen State Park Jan. 9

Enjoy a walk and learn about birds with Bay County Audubon on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 at Camp Helen State Park from 8 – 11 a.m. They will have our choice of trails to accommodate those who can’t walk all the way to the beach. The outfall from Lake Powell attracts various shorebirds and waders. The woodland trails support the usual wintering birds around here and offer easy walking of less than 1 mile. Bring a snack and drinks as...

Bay County Audubon hosting bird walk at Conservation Park Nov. 14

The Bay County Audubon is hosting a bird walk on Sat. Nov. 14 from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at Conservation Park in Panama City Beach. The park is located on Conservation Drive. Bring masks, snacks and drinks for yourself only. They also encourage you to bring your own optics. An easy walk of approximately 2.5 miles is required. Although the road is a dirt road, it is wide and wheelchair accessible. Meet in the parking area by the rest rooms....