Deerfield Island Park in north Broward, a natural area accessible by a free boat shuttle, offers free bird walks.
The bird walk events, for adults and kids ages 8 and older, are 8:30 a.m. the first Saturdays of most months in fall, winter and spring. Pre-registration is required for the walks, 954-357-5100 Space is limited. When phoning, ask which dock is being used for free boat shuttle transportation to the island park. Be at the dock by 8:15 a.m.
The walks are led by a Broward parks volunteer sharing information about bird species and their behavior.
Wear sturdy shoes without open toes. Binoculars are recommended.
Information about Deerfield Island is on the park website.
- Free bird walks also are offered at Tall Cypress Natural Area, 3700 Turtle Run Blvd., Coral Springs 33067. The walks are 8 a.m. first Sundays September to June. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited, 954-357-5100
Deerfield Island park