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Travel, For the Birds – Top Bird Watching Hot Spots in Jefferson County Florida

Posted: January 30, 2019
Eco-Tourism

American White Ibis

The moderate climate in Jefferson County allows for year-round outdoor recreational activities. For the birdwatcher looking for a glimpse of a roseate spoonbill, swallow-tailed kite or the Florida burrowing owl, our offerings are abundant. The Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail is a network of wildlife viewing sites across the state consisting of 510 premier … Read More


From Sea to Tree – Jefferson County Florida is a Birder’s Paradise

Posted: January 23, 2019
Eco-Tourism

Photo of egrets by the Mayhaw Pond at Golden Acres Ranch

In the world of ornithology, the scientific study of birds, I would be considered a birdwatcher since I enjoy watching the wild birds on my property. My sister, however, is considered a birder, or someone who has made a hobby out of bird watching, bird listing or other activities involving bird life. Since moving to … Read More