Fellow birders, If I may add to the chorus, I am going to the Everglades and Keys at Thanksgiving, and also plan to hit Corkscrew, Myakka River SP, and possibly Merritt Island NWR. Could you please forward to me the same responses you forward to Lori? Thanks so much! Mary Ann Good Purcellville VA ----- Original Message ----- From: <canyon.eagle@xxxxxxxxxxx> To: <va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Monday, October 28, 2002 9:48 AM Subject: [va-bird] Re: Florida birding > > Good morning VAbirders, > > Regarding Michael's request for info on Captiva and Sanibel, if any of you > respond, could you please cc me? I'm going to Florida in January and would > also appreciate any tips for good birding spots. I'll also be in the > Everglades, the Keys, and will pickup Merritt Island NWR as well on my > return north along the Atlantic coast. > > Thanks in advance, > > Lori Markoff > Vienna > Fairfax County > canyon.eagle@xxxxxxxxxxx > > >To all birders- > > I will be going to Captiva this coming weekend and am interested in > > seeing a Reddish Egret, a Snail Kite, any other Kite, Wood Storks, and > > Greater Flamingos (if possible) as well as any other Florida specialties > > that you might know of. I only have one day to look for them (not even > > that much), so I've got one shot. I'd also like to see a manatee and I > > would prefer not to get too close to alligators. Any recommendations > > would be helpful. I've heard that Ding Darling is an excellent place and > > not far from Captiva. Thanks for your time. Please reply off the listserv. > > > >Michael Shapiro > >Henrico > >sc.tanager@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx > > You are subscribed to VA-BIRD. To post to this mailing list, simply send email to va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe, send email to > va-bird-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field. > You are subscribed to VA-BIRD. To post to this mailing list, simply send email to va-bird@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx To unsubscribe, send email to va-bird-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field.