Location: Paleo Hammock Preserve, 8551 Carlton Road, Port St. Lucie, Florida 34987 - (Do not use for GPS). GPS Coordinates: N 27.310203, W 080.546328
Meet at: Paleo Hammock Parking Lot between 7 - 7:15 a.m. Start Time: 7:30 a.m. Program Time: 7:30 AM to approximately 11:00 AM
Guide: Tim Towles, Expert Birder and Wildlife Biologist
Directions: I 95 Exit 126, CR 712 (W Midway Rd), Midway Rd to Okeechobee Rd, FL 70 West, Turn left onto Carlton Rd - State Hwy 613, Paleo Hammock parking lot entrance on right (4.4 miles)
Details: Walking Tour: We will be walking trails, about 1.5 miles. Parts of the trail can be uneven and slightly wet.
Habitat: Wetlands and prairie hammock and unusual tropical trees. Bird species such as warblers, water thrush, wrens, wading birds, water fowl and Snail Kites are often seen there. There are many butterflies and native flowers found in the area. Afterwards, depending on the road conditions, we will drive to C-23 Reservoir off of Germany Canal Road to view more wildlife.
Requirements: We recommend long pants, close-toed shoes, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, and water. Bring your bins, cameras and enjoy. There are no toilette facilities.
For questions please contact: Adella at cell: 856-261-8599. Email:firstname.lastname@example.org