Free November Beginning Bird Watching Tours
By Nancy Corona
Take a driving tour of Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge with a trained U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service volunteer to learn how to identify the many birds that frequent the refuge. There is one tour daily that leaves at 9 am from the Refuge Visitor Center and last for approximately three to four hours. Suggested items to bring include binoculars, camera, field guides, bug repellant, water and a snack. Loaner binoculars are available.
- Thursdays: 11/1, 11/8, 11/15 and 11/29
- Saturday: 11/3, 11/10, and 11/17
- Sundays: 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, and 11/25
Space is limited. Please call 321-861-0668 or by email at: Nancy_Corona@fws.gov to make reservations. The Visitor Center is located on SR 402, 5 miles east of U.S. 1 in Titusville.