Field Trip: Lakeside STA Bird Tour - Oct 21

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Take a guided tour of the 2600 acre Lakeside Ranch STA (Stormwater Treatment Area). The birding tour offers everyone an opportunity to see dozens of species of birds in an environment that is unique to this area. Managed by the South Florida Water Management District, public access is managed by Audubon of Martin County. It's a great opportunity to learn how to identify birds from our expert birding guides.  
 
 MEETING LOCATION: The Lakeside Ranch STA is located at 9400 SE 126th Blvd. (Route 15B) Okeechobee.   
 
DIRECTIONS: From I-95, take Route 714 west, turn right on Route 710, go 1/4 mile and turn left turn on Route 15B. The Lakeside Ranch STA is immediately after the milk production plant on the left.   WHAT TO BRING: Binoculars, spotting scopes, sun block, reference books, water and snacks, cameras, insect repellent, comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunglasses and protective wear. 
 
 

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