Bird Species of Southwest Florida

Florida Bird Species

Southwest Florida – Marco Island Birding – Bird Species – Waterfowl

Florida Bird Species

Southwest Florida is home to many bird species. On Marco Island FL look for the following species of birds spotted recently at Tigertail Beach.

  • Wilson’s
  • Piping Plovers
  • Snowy Plovers
  • Least Terns
  • Roseate Spoonbills
  • Red Knots
  • Osprey
  • Falcons
  • Bald Eagles
  • Pelicans
  • The Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission lists Tigertail Beach on the organization’s South Florida Birding Trail pamphlet. Tigertail Beach is located on Hernando Drive, Marco Island FL. Ask us about Marco-Naples FL Wildlife or share comments. To feature your business, contact us.

    Marco Island Naples SW Florida Bird Species

    Tigertail Beach
    Kendall Drive
    Marco Island, FL 34145
    A popular bird watching location. Migratory birds are spotted here. Falcons, Hawks, Peligrin, Egrets, Whooping Crane, Herons, and other other south Florida birds.

    Rookery Bay Reserve
    300 Tower Road
    Naples, Fl 34113
    Enjoy kayaking, canoeing, boating, fishing, bird-watching, and many other recreational opportunities.

    Frank Mackle Community Park
    Andalusia Terrace (off S Heartwood)
    Marco Island, FL 34145
    Ph: 239-642-0575
    Walking, biking, birding, playground, picnic area, soccer, bocce courts, shuffle board, and an indoor game room. Ducks, eagles, and other birds are often spotted here.

    Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary
    375 Sanctuary Road
    West Naples, FL
    A 2.25 mile walkway takes you above the swamp floor through four distinct environments. Audubon Society volunteers and interpretive signs educate along the way. Bring a camera. Allow 2 – 3 hours. Admission is charged. Hawks, Eagles, Egrets, Stork, and other Florida birds and wildlife.

    Pelican Florida Birdwatching

    Egret FL Birding

    Sunshine Tours Marco Island
    Sunshine Tours and Charters, Rose Marina, 951 Bald Eagle Dr., Marco Island FL | 239-642-5415
    Sunshine Tours offers the best in Offshore, Back Country and Near Coastal Fishing, Island Shelling and Sightseeing aboard one of our four fishing boats. Since 1984, Sunshine Tours has provided unsurpassed on-the-water experiences for locals and visitors alike. Shared and private charters available.
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    Marco Island Princess Sightseeing Tours
    Marco Island Princess / Sunshine Tours, Rose Marina, 951 Bald Eagle Dr., Marco Island FL 34145 | 239-642-5415
    The Marco Island Princess is a 90' luxury yacht offering daily Sightseeing, Lunch and Sunset dinner Cruises. enjoy delicious meals, two cash bars and a great view. Also available for Weddings and Private Charters. Marco Island's most unique dining experience!
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    Black Pearl Pirate Excurions Marco Island FL
    Black Pearl Pirate Tours, 951 Bald Eagle Dr., Marco Island, Florida 34145 | 239-404-5422
    Welcome aboard! Black Pearl Pirate Ship Cruises - Marco Island Private Charters, Sunset Cruises, Interactive Adventures. Join the fun on the Gulf of Mexico and let your pirate out with the whole family. We offer a variety of fantastic boating experiences in Marco Island, FL, including interactive pirate-themed tours, sunset cruises, and even private charters for birthdays, weddings, business, or any other event you may have. Join us for an Awesome Adventure on the water.
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    Marco Island Civic Association
    Marco Island Civic Association, 1770 San Marco Rd. #204 Marco Island, Florida 34145 | 239-642-7778
    Gain access to the most beautiful beach on Marco Island. If you own improved property or rent on Marco Island for one month or longer, you are eligible to join ResideThe Marco Island Civic Association (MICA) is the oldest and largest civic group on Marco Island, Florida, contact us for more information.
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    Dolphin Explorer Eco Tours, Marco Island Florida Attraction
    Dolphin Study Eco Tours and Cruise, 951 Bald Eagle Drive Marco Island, FL 34145 | 239-642-6899

    Get to know our local dolphins on a Marco Island dolphin cruise. The 10,000 Islands Dolphin Project is a long-term study of the abundance, distribution, movement, association patterns, and behavior of bottlenose dolphins of Southwest Florida. Join us.
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    Island Hopper Boat Rentals and Tours
    Island Hopper Boat Rentals and Tours, 525 Newport Dr., Naples, FL 34114 | 239-961-2473
    Guided boat tours leaving Port of the Islands Marina, Naples, Florida Touring the Everglades and the Ten Thousand Islands area. Rent a pontoon for a full day of fun. Whitehorse Key is a great place to beach your boat and find amazing shells. Walk the island, explore the 10,000 islands, and enjoy a great view of the Gulf of Mexico. Look for manatee, dolphin, alligators and everything the Everglades has to offer. See the 10,000 islands up close.
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    Avi's Water Sports Jet Ski Adventure Tours Marco Island Florida Attraction
    Avi's Water Sports Jet Ski Adventure Tours, Caxambas Park, 909 Collier Ct., Marco Island, FL 34145 | 239-777-9873

    Avi's is a family-owned business that offers some of the most exciting dolphin jet ski tours and jet ski rental adventures on Marco Island. You are invited to take an exciting journey with Avi "The Dolphin Whisperer" and take home a complimentary flash drive of photos from your adventure. Bring the family and make lasting memories. Contact us to book your dolphin Jet Ski tour.
    Avi's Water Sports & Jet Ski Adventure Tours - Marco Island, FL


    Island Bikes Shops - Bicycle Rentals Marco Island FL & Naples FL
    Island Bike Shops (2 Locations) 1095 Bald Eagle Dr., Marco Island, FL 34145 | 239-394-8400 & 4342 Thomasson Dr., Naples, FL 34112 | 239-732-8400
    At Island Bike Shops we make your visit fun. Reserve your rental online. Check our selection of bicycle rentals, electric bikes, motor scooters, trailers, and more. Naples Bicycle Tours provides a unique opportunity for residents and visitors to experience the diversity of Southwest Florida. Our large or small group bicycle tours can accommodate all cycling levels as we personally escort you through Naples, Historic Old Naples, Marco Island, or the Natural Everglades.
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