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Breakfast with the Birds in Naples | Rookery Bay Research Reserve

WHAT: Breakfast with the Birds Lecture Series
WHEN: May 23, June 27, July 23, Aug. 20
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center
300 Tower Road
Naples, FL 34113
HOW: Cost of $15 includes pastries, juice and coffee. Advance registration is required.

The Breakfast with the Birds lecture series hosted at the Rookery Bay Environmental Learning Center invites guests to enjoy pastries, juice and coffee while learning about the biology and habitat of shorebirds and seabirds.

Lectures are provided by Adam DiNuovo, the Shorebird Stewardship Program Manager for Audubon Florida. DiNuovo has been working with shorebirds and seabirds across the United States and beyond for more than 15 years.

Lectures in the Breakfast with the Birds lecture series include:

  • May 23 – A Day in the Life of a Seabird Biologist
  • June 27: Seabirds and Plastic — A Deadly Combination
  • July 23: Stewardship and Citizen Science — Success Stories and How You Can Make a Difference
  • Aug. 20: Water Quality and Seabirds — The Lost Summer of 2018

The cost to attend each lecture is $15 and includes pastries, juice and coffee. Friends of Rookery Bay members enjoy a 10-percent discount. Doors open at 9 a.m., and the lecture begins at 9:30 a.m. Registration is required.

Please remember, maintaining a safe distance is imperative for a successful nesting season for all of Florida’s wild life.

Rookery Bay Research Reserve

Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve stretches across 110,000 acres of pristine mangrove forest, uplands and protected waters. We are committed to preservation through research, education, and land protection.

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