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Mary Lynn Cook Jan 14, 2015 at 10:29 AM

I am attending this program starting 2/18. I would like to ask the program leader if, when we go to Ding Darling Refuge, will they provide a checklist of birds we might see? I would like to keep track of those I do see. Thanks.Mary Lynn

Gretchen Murray Dec 27, 2014 at 09:38 AM

I will be arriving around 1:15 on Feb. 8 for this program and staying one extra night, heading home Saturday, 2/14. Is anyone interested in sharing a taxi?

X. Bartlett Nov 29, 2014 at 03:44 PM

If you are signed up for this January 4 trip and feel like introducing yourself, please do so. My name is Bartlett (one name only), and I live in Carbondale, Colorado.
Judy r Walsh Dec 16, 2014 at 08:59 PM

Hi. I am attending this trip. My name is Judy and I live in New Jersey. I will not be arriving at the hotel early althpugh I am flyong in on Friday and staying with family.

Corinne lyons Nov 26, 2014 at 10:26 AM

I will be staying in Sanibel two days before the program begins on January 4th and three days after it ends Jan 9th. Would love to share a meal with anybody from the group who is coming down before or after the program.
X. Bartlett Nov 27, 2014 at 04:15 PM

Looking forward to meeting you.

Margaret Richardson Oct 25, 2014 at 08:59 AM

I was in Miami this past year and had the great pleasure of seeing a large group of spoonbills 'spooning' for food. They are one of the most beautiful birds I have ever had the pleasure to see. Very happy to see RS using them in their program headline.

saj Oct 06, 2014 at 02:41 PM

I'm interested in this program. Can anyone tell me if they used a taxi from Fort Meyers to hotel. If so, what was the cost and how long was the ride? would appreciate input. Thanks.

Barbara McGonagle Mar 20, 2014 at 10:05 AM

Great trip. You can't miss enrolling. Food was the best. Hope the weather is good. We had 2 nice days, but cold the rest of our trip. Ford and Edison trips worth seeing, as well.

Donna Perry Mar 19, 2014 at 04:33 PM

Wishing to connect with anyone attending the Sanibel program on April 6. Donna Perry

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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances


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