Many of you have been asking about the scrub-jay
stepping stone by the kiosk. This beautiful mosaic stone
was designed and installed by Sandra Groeneveld .
For further viewing of her talents visit
Sandra Groeneveld will be featured on our web
site later in the month, but for now we can not thank her and her
partner David Mazurek of Kalideco enough for their outstanding
contribution to the creation and maintenance of the Florida Scrub-Jay
New to the Trail this month: Louise Hunt has created
beautiful informational and photographic signs for the plants on
the Trail. These signs provide botanical information as well as
excellent photographs and are placed directly next to the plant,
making a walk up the Trail more enjoyable and educational.
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week we hosted Brownie Troop # 4702 of Clermont,
under the leadership of Barbara Hollerand and Mindy
for a tour of the Trail. It was a lot of fun and the girls got
an "up close and personal" visit with "BY" and "WHO" our resident
scrub-jays and proud parents.
Allan Jahner, owner of Wild
Birds Unlimited Nature Store in Winter Springs , FL conducted a birding field trip
on the Trail this month. They spotted many species, including bluebirds,
flycatchers, swallow-tail kites, and "you-know-WHO", who landed
of top of the kiosk for an unforgettable photo op. It was a great
outing for about 20 avid birders
Check the "Gallery" later for
new photos as they come in.
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