PROGRAM REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION: We will gather at 5:00 pm at the hotel meeting room for introductions and an orientation to the program. We will provide an informative overview of the program including a review of the updated daily schedule, responsibilities, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, and answer any questions you may have.
Please be aware that program activities and scheduled times could change due to weather and other local circumstances. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible.Dinner: Drive to a local restaurant after orientation to enjoy our first program dinner.Evening: Big Cypress Movie , a brilliant educational film about one of America’s national treasures – Big Cypress Swamp – The Western Everglades.’Lodging: Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Myers-EsteroMeals Included: Dinner
FIELD TRIP: After the lecture head to Ag area to look for Crested Caracara and Limpkins.Dinner: Enjoy dinner at local restaurant and review of day's birding and prospects for the following day.Lodging: Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Myers-EsteroMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner