Florida Scrub-Jay Survey
Your continued support and monitoring of the scrub-jays is invaluable to the
progress we make towards preserving and protecting scrub-jays throughout
the state. Thanks in part to your efforts; Lake County has recently received
a grant to put together a Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP).
Keep your eyes and ears open and phone calls and e-mails coming when you spot
a scrub-jay. (352)-429-5566 or
The Florida Chapter of the Bluebird Society is just over
a year old. With the recent activity of the bluebird trail at The
Florida Scrub-Jay Trail several of you have asked how you can get
involved. Please contact Janet Carter to
see how you may connect with this statewide trail.
Lake County Adopt-A-Roadway Schedule
Despite the high humidity and heat we had a good turn out for last Saturday's Lake County "Adopt-A Roadway" program.
Participants logged in 8 bags of trash with an
assortment of goodies. The most unique items were infant socks,
ladies bathing suit top, baseball, long heavy duty PVC pipes, golf
balls.The winner of
the Florida Scrub-Jay Trail T-shirt went to young, first time volunteer
The remaining schedule for 2010 is Saturday, September
18th and Saturday, December 18th.
We ask for your help from 8am-11am
each of those days.
visit the section.
Scout Projects and Summer Programs Available
If your organization is interested in becoming involved with the Florida Scrub-Jay Trail and leaving your mark for this important species please contact us at or call (352)-429-5566
It has been a wonderful month with increased participation in our programs and
activities. It is through your voluntary efforts and active support that this
growth is made possible. Members like you provide the primary source of funding
to continue to educate others about the Florida scrub-jay and its habitat.
complete the and return with your payment. As
a member, you will receive the following benefits:
. 10% discount on plants and merchandise at B.B. Brown's Gardens
. Invitation to special events for members only
. 10% discount on workshops held at the Trailhead
The mission of the Florida Scrub-Jay Consortium
is to preserve the Florida Scrub-Jay and its habitat. Your support
is very important to us and is vital for continuing our mission.
Thank you for your photo contributions to the website.
Sandra Groeneveld does
a wonderful job posting them in the Gallery Section as well as throughout the
site. If you would like to contribute your talents please do so at .
Please include your contact information.
Best wishes, see you on the Trail.
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