Friday, Jan 15, 2021
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EBIRD Challenge With Rookery Bay
Participate in the Rookery Bay eBird Challenge! eBird is a an amazing citizen science project that helps everyday people track bird populations and see migration shifts.
Register for the Birding Challenge
There are 3 different ways to participate and explore your area for any level of birder.
1. Streak Challenge - Submit a checklist every day of the month and see how long of a streak you can have!
2. Backyard (Patch) Challenge - Submit multi-checklists for the same location in your neighborhood within a 5 mile radius area.
3. Collier Challenge - Find as many different species of birds in Collier County, Florida throughout the month.
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For the month of January only get 15% OFF with Festival Pass of kayak and boat tours at Rookery Bay Research Reserve with our ecotour affiliated partner - Rising Tide Explorers. Discount code provided with Festival Pass purchase.
- Duration: 2 - 3 hours
- Registration is required.
- The minimum age is 6 years old.
- Meet at the launch site 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
About Our Kayak Tours
- Duration: 2-3 hours (hours vary depending on tour)
- Registration required
- Meet at launch site 30 minutes prior to scheduled start time
- All participants must sign and hand in a waiver at the time of or before registration
- Trip includes use of a kayak, all equipment, paddling instruction and admission to the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
- Weight limit: 250 pounds
- Participants ages 16-17 are not required to have a parent or guardian present on the actual tour
- Tours offer single or tandem kayaks and accommodate children ages 3 and up
Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 at 7:00pm Eastern Time
Wednesday, Mar 3, 2021 at 8:00pm Eastern Time
Thursday, Mar 4, 2021 at 1:00pm Eastern Time
JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR