News

News & Updates

Wood Stork Nesting Update April 4, 2023
Conservation

Wood Stork Nesting Update April 4, 2023

No Wood Storks were observed nesting at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary this month.

Study of Bald Cypress Pest Reveals No Activity at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary - Yet
Conservation

Study of Bald Cypress Pest Reveals No Activity at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary - Yet

The sanctuary is hosting research by a PhD student from Mississippi State University.

American Bitterns Rely on Wetlands
Birds

American Bitterns Rely on Wetlands

Some of these secretive marsh birds make their winter homes at Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary.

February 2023 Rainfall and Water Levels
News

February 2023 Rainfall and Water Levels

We recorded about one-tenth of an inch of rain at the Sanctuary in February 2023.

Safety Corner: Protect Your Home and Wildlife During Wildfire Season
News

Safety Corner: Protect Your Home and Wildlife During Wildfire Season

With the winter dry season in full swing, residents and visitors are encouraged to be wildfire-ready.

From Guyana to Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary: Photography as a Gateway to Conservation
About

From Guyana to Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary: Photography as a Gateway to Conservation

Becoming a wildlife photographer wasn’t his first dream, but it became a dream job.

Earth Day at the Sanctuary: Author Meet and Greet
News

Earth Day at the Sanctuary: Author Meet & Greet

Children's book author Susan Sachs Levine visits the Center for a special Earth Day event!

Getting to Know the New Sanctuary Director, Keith Laakkonen
News

Getting to Know the New Sanctuary Director, Keith Laakkonen

The Southwest Florida native talks about his new job and shares tips for birders.

How you can help, right now