Sarasota Area

Osprey, Florida

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This chapter on the birding areas around the Sarasota area includes descriptions of the bird-watching at these various destinations: Oscar Scherer State Park, Myakka River State Park, Crowley Museum and Nature Center, Ackerman Park and Celery Fields Regional Stormwater Facility. The specialty birds in this birding area include: Black-bellied Whistling- Duck, Mottled Duck, Least Bittern, Wood Stork, Bald Eagle, Crested Caracara, King Rail, Purple Gallinule, Limpkin, Sandhill Crane, Florida Scrub- Jay, Bachman’s Sparrow, Roseate Spoonbill, Swallow-tailed Kite, Chuck-will’s-widow, Fulvous Whistling-Duck, Whip-poor-will, Painted Bunting, Black Tern, Kentucky Warbler and Hooded Warbler.
Birding Florida

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Birding Florida

by Brian Rapoza (Falcon Guides)

This chapter on the birding areas around the Sarasota area includes descriptions of the bird-watching at these various destinations: Oscar Scherer State Park, Myakka River State Park, Crowley Museum and Nature Center, Ackerman Park and Celery Fields Regional Stormwater Facility.

The specialty birds in this birding area include: Black-bellied Whistling- Duck, Mottled Duck, Least Bittern, Wood Stork, Bald Eagle, Crested Caracara, King Rail, Purple Gallinule, Limpkin, Sandhill Crane, Florida Scrub- Jay, Bachman’s Sparrow, Roseate Spoonbill, Swallow-tailed Kite, Chuck-will’s-widow, Fulvous Whistling-Duck, Whip-poor-will, Painted Bunting, Black Tern, Kentucky Warbler and Hooded Warbler.

©  Brian Rapoza/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Birding
Nearby City: Osprey
Distance: 0
Best Times: October through April.
Local Contacts: Oscar Scherer State Park, Tamiami Trail Myakka River State Park, Crowley Museum and Nature Center, Ackerman Par.
Driving Directions: Directions to Sarasota Area

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