| Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary in the News|
|Outlet: Fox 4 Now|
Headline: Big Cypress Basin provides $100,000 toward effort to restore ecologic function to wetland habitats
Excerpt: Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary has partnered with Big Cypress Basin to restore wetland habitats. Big Cypress Basin is providing $100,000 toward the multi-million dollar effort to restore ecologic function to wetland habitats within the Sanctuary taken over by invasive plants.
Outlet: Florida Currents
Headline: A Bird Watcher’s Paradise
Florida’s position on the Atlantic Flyway and the diversity of resident waterfowl, shorebirds and songbirds give residents a plethora of opportunities to view birds some people only dream about. In south Florida, the Audubon’s Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary between Naples and Immokalee was historically the largest nesting colony in the U.S. for wood storks.
Outlet: SW Florida Spotlight
Headline: Corkscrew SIGHTINGS: Stately limpkin has a haunting call and a vicious bill
Excerpt: As I walked along the boardwalk at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, I heard a distinct and piercing call that sent shivers down my spine, like a banshee cry fading into the night. As I rounded a bend, I spotted a stately limpkin (Aramus guarauna) perched atop the boardwalk.
Outlet: Travel Agent Central
Headline: Revitalize The Spirit With Outdoor Adventures In Southwest Florida
Excerpt: Here are the top six outdoor adventures in Fort Myers and Sanibel for agents to keep top-of-mind for their clients. Journey into the heart of the Everglades in this natural protected wetlands in Estero. The boardwalk winds 2.5 miles through pine flatwoods, wet prairie, around a marsh, and into North America’s largest old-growth Bald Cypress Forest.
Outlet: Travel Awaits
Headline: 8 Best Day Trips From Fort Lauderdale
Excerpt: Fort Lauderdale is sometimes called the Venice of the United States, and its waterways and pristine beaches may make you just want to hunker down with your toes in the sand, sipping a cold drink. Here are eight of my favorite day trips, all within two hours of Fort Lauderdale. 6. Experience Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary (You Won’t Egret It!). Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary is less than a two-hour drive from Fort Lauderdale, going west across the Big Cypress National Preserve.