Thu, Feb 09|
South Padre Island Birding Nature Center
WOWE Bahia Grande Tour - 2
Experience the largest wetland restoration project in the country with a tour of the Bahia Grande tract of the Laguna Atascosa NWR.
Time & Location
Feb 09, 2023, 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM
South Padre Island Birding Nature Center, 6801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597, USA
About the Event
This tour offers a special opportunity to visit and learn about the largest wetlands restoration project in the United States through a tour of the Bahia Grande tract of the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, which is a tract which is not normally open to the public! Join one of our experienced guides for a chance at seeing some incredible STX wildlife symbolic of the coastal wetlands and praries such as; Aplomado Falcon, White-tailed Hawk, White-tailed Kite, Cassin's Sparrow, a varitey of wading birds, shorebirds, waterfowl, and more! The trip conveniently leaves from and returns to the SPI Birding & Nature Center.
You can bring your own binoculars, or you may rent a pair from us for an additional $5 fee. Our guide will have a high quality spotting scope to share phenomenal views of the wildlife with tour participants. Bring your own water bottle and snacks.
Tour goes out rain or shine. Be advised that the Bahia Grande tract is a wild and remote area without any restroom facilities. We will be stopping at a restroom just before and after the tour.
Cancellations must be done 4 days in advance for a 50% refund.
Bahia Grande Tour$55.00+$1.38 service feeSold Out
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