Ormond Beach, Venutra County Birding/Wetlands Festival
- Sat. March 9, 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Ormond Beach Winter Bird
Festival. Leader: Wayne Ferren and Julianna Krolak (986-4289)
Come celebrate the wetlands! Two speakers will launch the celebration
at 8:00 AM in the clubhouse of Surfside III, located at 600 Sunfish
Way, Port Hueneme. Please park on the street and walk in.
Dr. Wayne Ferren, UCSB, the Executive Director of the Museum of
Systematics and Ecology, will speak about the history of Ormond
Beach, its current condition, and what it could evolve into in the
future. David Pereksta, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, will discuss
the Pacific Flyway and the endangered species at Ormond Beach.
Guided Tours will be provided by Dr Ferren, the Audubon Society, and
the California Native Plant Society. Information about local
environmental groups will also be available.