This will be another wonderful exploration of the beautiful world-renowned Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. We are guaranteed to see a variety of birds here. On our trip here in December, we saw 68 bird species. Recommended supplies to bring: Binoculars, Camera, Scope, Birding Field Guide, Hat, Sunscreen, Food & Drinks as this is an all day event. We will be meeting & carpooling from the parking lot of the Deland Post Office: 336 E. New York Ave., Deland, FL. Please meet us as the NE corner of the parking lot, the corner closest to the gas station. We plan to leave from the parking lot by 8:00am. If you would like to meet us at the Refuge, please call Eli Schaperow in advance for instructions of where to meet there: 407.314.7965. This field trip is intended to last until mid-afternoon however, as always, everyone is free to leave as they wish.