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Interesting Photo Ops Around the Area

Audubon Society Venice Rookery

A must see for any nature photographer. Plan on arriving just after sunrise for best shooting, bring at least a 300mm lens or longer, tripod and a portable chair. A destination for nature photographers from around the world, right in our own backyard.

During nesting months December through May activity may include Great Blue Herons, Green Herons, Tricolored Herons, Black-crowned Night-Herons, Snowy Egrets, Great Egrets, Cattle Egrets, Glossy Ibises and Anhingas, building and enhancing nests, courting, guarding the eggs, and raising their chicks.

Location:  4002 South Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 34293 (Located behind the Florida State Highway Patrol)
               Open Daily Dawn to Dusk

For more information, click the following link: Venice Rookery

Punta Gorda Horseman's Association has several competitions every month. They are as follows:

1st Saturday - Performance Show (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
2nd Saturday - Speed Show (3 p.m. to 8 p.m.)
4th Saturday - Hunter Jumper Show (9 p.m. to 5 p.m.)

The Show Grounds are located at the Carmalita Park, 6905 Florida Ave, Punta Gorda.

For more information, see

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens of Sarasota

A tropical, urban oasis featuring unparalleled horticulture displays and a Sarasota bay-front setting.

Location:  900 S. Palm Avenue, Sarasota, FL - (941) 366-5731 - Open Daily 10 AM to 5 PM

For more information, click the following link: Selby Botanical Gardens











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