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23rd Annual Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival
January 22 - January 27
Located near Merritt Island NWR and Cape Canaveral, this six-day festival is a premier event that offers keynote speakers, spotlight presentations, workshops, pontoon and airboat activities, and a photography strand, along with over 82 exhibitors from all over the world. The festival offers over 85 field trips, including full, half-day, evening, offshore or pelagic boat trip, and visits to various habitats with excellent and experienced guides and more than 180 species possible. This region of Florida is known as “Woodpecker Wonderland,” with eleven woodpecker species found breeding annually. Keynote Speaker Steve Shunk, author of the “Peterson Reference Guide to Woodpeckers of North America,” will give a presentation on woodpeckers. For more information, call 321-268-5224 or visit our website.