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South Texas Birding HOP - Migrating Birds - April 13- 18, 2015


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South Texas Birding HOP

April 13- 18, 2015
HOP Hosts: Steve and Kay Krasovetz #92265

 

South Texas is rich with piney woods, grasslands, lakes and rivers, making this location a prime area for migrating birds, and making Texas a major migrating corridor in the United States and a magnet for bird watchers.

 

Each spring there are as many migrating birds as there are birders, which makes birding one of Texas’ fastest growing activities and truly a birder’s paradise.

 

In April it reaches a fever pitch with the greatest numbers and variety of migrating birds. Some of the well-known birds that will arrive are Hummingbirds, Warblers, Swallows, Buntings, Cuckoos, Hawks, Orioles, Thrushes, Flycatchers, the Yellow-headed Blackbird, Green Jays, Chachalacas, Caracaras, and Waterfowl, just to name a few.

 

Although birds are the highest-profile migratory species in South Texas, there are also bats, butterflies, dragonflies, and sea turtles migrating.

 

There will be a considerable amount of walking; please bring comfortable walking shoes, binoculars, and a camera for those beautiful pictures of the migrating animals in South Texas.

 

Escapees has secured a private gathering room for dinners, announcements, social hours, and meetings, in case of inclement weather.

 

You will have a wonderful time, and the Escapees have a fun-filled time lined up for you at the South Texas Birding HOP. Come, go with us; we’d love to have you!

 

For more info, see: http://www.escapees.com/hop/SouthTexas.aspx

 

How to register
Please call the HOP department at 888-757-2582 or 936-327-887.

 

Have a great day!

 

Lisa Koca

HOP Director

Escapees RV Club

100 Rainbow Dr.

Livingston, Texas 77351

888-757-2582

Website: www.escapees.com/hop

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There are a few spaces left for the South Texas Birding HOP.

 

You are in for a great time with your HOP host Steve Krasovetz! Steve is a Texas Master Naturalist and is proficient at birding. He has hosted many tours at the World Birding Center in Mission and at Laguna Atascosca.

 

To register for this HOP, contact:
The HOP Department at 888-757-2582 or 936-327-8873.

 

For itinerary and pricing, please see: http://www.escapees.com/HOP/SouthTexas.aspx

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