West Pasco Audubon
Barred Owl

 



Programs and Field Trips
2016-2017




Date - Time Program - Field Trip Notes
October 1 2016 Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
October 1 2015
11:00 AM
Keith Wiley Natural Resource Manager for Pasco County Starkey Education Center
October 22 2016

Honeymoon Island State Park
Meet 7:45 Moog RD and Hwy 19 behind Burger King.
jmkell@ verizon.net
November 5 2016 Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
November 5 2016
11:00 AM
Birds of Kenya by Tom and Linda Bell Starkey Education Center
November 12 2016
7:30 AM
Dade City, Cypress Lakes
Sparrows - Hawks - Migrants
All ages
Meet 7:30 Winn Dixie parking lot Moon Lake and Hwy52.
jmkell@ verizon.net
November 19-20 2016
Pasco EcoFest Starkey Park
December 3 2016 Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
December 3 2016 Pasco-Hernando Sierra Club Bob Howell Smart Growth Starkey Education Center
11:00 AM
December 28 2016 Wednesday 117th Annual
National Audubon
Christmas Bird Count
December 28 2016
Contact Peter Day p1rd@verizon.net if you want to join us.
January 7 2017 Morning Nature Walk
Key Vista Park $2.00 fee
Meet 8:00 AM
Key Vista Parking Lot
1 to 4 mile walk
Jan 7 2017
11:00 AM
Avian Research and Conservation Institute - Swallow Tailed Kites
Starkey Education Center


Jan 21, 2017 Saturday

Circle B Bar Preserve (One of our most popular trips) Birds and wildlife abound at this restored preserve.
Natural wetland and berm trails around retention ponds. Visitor Center has facilities but no food. Bring lunch if you want to spend the afternoon here.

Meet 7:00 AM at the Panara Bread lot
The corner of SR54 and Little Road.
For info Contact Mike Kell jmkell@ verizon.net
February 4 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
February 4 2017
11:00 AM
Pasco County Wildlife Plan
Pasco County Staff
Starkey Education Center
February 18 2017

Courtney Campbell Causway
Felts Preserve
and Celery fields, Sarasota

Meet 7:00 AM at the Panara Bread lot
The corner of SR54 and Little Road.
For info Contact Mike Kell jmkell@ verizon.net
March 4 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
March 4 2017
11:00 AM
Member Photographers will share some of their photos Starkey Education Center
March 18 2017
7:00 AM
Ocala National Park
Scrub Jays - Woodpeckers
Meet 7:00 AM
Winn Dixie parking lot Moon Lake and Hwy52.
Contact Mike Ranck or Mike Kell jmkell@ verizon.net
April 1 2017

Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
April 1 2017
11:00 AM
Florida Butterflies - Ron Smith Starkey Education Center
April 22 2017
7:00 AM

Ft. Desoto Spring Migration
Warblers - Orioles - etc.

Meet 7:00 AM at the Panara Bread lot
The corner of SR54 and Little Road.
For info Contact Mike Kell jmkell@ verizon.net
May 6 2017

Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 8:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
May 6 2017
Bluebird Program - Report on the WPAS Bluebird program Meet 11:00 AM
Starkey Education Center
May 20 2017
7:30 AM

Power Line Road
Swallow Tailed Kites, Red headed Woodpeckers, Eastern Meadowlarks, Burrowing Owls, Kestrels and more...
possible Mississippi Kites

Meet 7:30 Winn Dixie parking lot Moon Lake and Hwy52.
jmkell@ verizon.net
June 3 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 7:30 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
July 1 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 7:30 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
August 5 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 7:30 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk
September 2 2017
Morning Nature Walk
Starkey Park
Meet 7:30 AM
Starkey Education Center
1 to 4 mile walk

Come and join us! No admission costs! Open to the public

Program General Information
Unless otherwise indicated all programs are held at
Starkey Environmental Education Center
J.B. Starkey Wilderness Park
10500 Wilderness Road
New Port Richey, FL

Field Trip General Information
Anyone interested in birding or nature in general is welcome to join us on field trips.
Almost all are free. Registration may be required, check the schedule for details.
Dress for the weather and prepare to be outdoors for about 4 hours.

For more info email Mike Ranck