Birding on Amelia and Cumberland Islands and in the Okefenokee Swamp
Program No. 14147RJ
6 days
Starts at
6 days
5 nights
0 meals
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At a Glance

Situated along the Eastern Migratory Flyway, this is a birder's paradise. Habitats include open ocean, beach dunes, grasslands, maritime hammock, depression marsh, and estuarine tidal marsh. Amelia's rich and fish-filled waters create a veritable gold mine for birds. Visitors to the beautiful barrier island of Cumberland may encounter shorebirds, warblers, and hawks but keep an eye out for the wood stork, peregrine falcon, American oystercatcher, American redstart and painted bunting.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Join experts to explore and discover fascinating bird communities.
  • Boat into the Okefenokee Swamp where virtually all species of wading birds and waterfowl native to the Southeast can be found during some season.
  • Hike Cumberland and Amelia Islands and explore historic Fernandina Beach.

General Notes

All Road Scholar birding programs have a maximum participant-to-instructor ratio of 14:1 in the field. We adhere to the American Birding Association’s Code of Ethics. Learn more at http://www.aba.org/about/ethics.html

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