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Chipola Feather Fest

Date(s): 4/24/2015, 4/25/2015, 4/26/2015

April 24-26, 2015

Marianna, Florida
April 1st- register today and receive 25% discount, today only.

Chipola Feather Fest offers an opportunity to view an exciting number of birds unique to Jackson County and surrounding area. A variety of field trips are planned for three mornings at various hot spots in the area. Lunch at food trucks and then afternoon workshops at Chipola College and evening guest speakers and entertainment. Mark your calendar for the three day event April 24-26, 2015.

Enjoy the beautiful Florida Panhandle, home to the world's largest population of Red-cockaded Woodpeckers. There are many other sought after birds, animals and plants in the area such as Bachman's Sparrow, Swallow-tailed Kite, Mississippi Kite, Swainson's Warbler, Least Bittern, Purple Gallinule, Gopher Tortoise, Fox Squirrel, American Alligator, and endangered pitcher plants.

Chipola Feather Fest is sponsored by The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail's and TDC. List below is the field trips:
Friday, April 24, 2015
6:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Apalachicola National Forest (Field Trip) ($25)
Field Trip Leader: Greg Schrott

6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Sam Atkins Park & Blountstown Greenway (Field Trip) ($15)

6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Wings Over Florida: Apalachee WMA (Field Trip) ($15)
Speakers: Andy Wraithmell

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Florida Caverns State Park (Field Trip) ($15)

Saturday, April 25, 2015
6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
eBirding at Apalachee WMA (Field Trip) ($15)
Speakers: Andy Wraithmell

6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Lake Seminole Hotspots (Field Trip) ($15)
Field Trip Leader: Greg Schrott

7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Falling Waters State Park (Field Trip) ($25)

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Florida Caverns State Park (Field Trip) ($15)
Sunday, April 26, 2015
6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Chipola River Greenway: Hinson Conservation Area (Field Trip) ($15)

6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Natural History of Apalachee WMA (Field Trip) ($15)
Field Trip Leader: Greg Schrott

6:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Upper Chipola River WMA: Bellamy Bridge Trail (Field Trip) ($25)
Speakers: Andy Wraithmel
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