Photographers Birding Bus Tour

Photographers Birding Bus Tour

Photographers Birding Bus Tour As part of Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife’s 22nd Annual Burrowing Owl Festival, Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife will be offering a Photographers Birding Bus Tour. Participants will have the opportunity to view and photograph our beautiful...
2024 Ground Owl Day

2024 Ground Owl Day

2024 Ground Owl Day On February 2nd each year we celebrate our own unique take on Groundhog Day, gathering to find out if the burrowing owl will see its shadow and predict the end of winter. This year’s event was held at the Pelican Baseball Complex and was the...
An Evening with Guest Speaker Robert N. Macomber

An Evening with Guest Speaker Robert N. Macomber

An Evening with Guest Speaker Robert N. Macomber Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife was proud to host a special event with local author and historian Robert N. Macomber at Rotary Park on the evening of December 6, 2023. We had a fantastic turnout of over 65 attendees who...
2023 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest

2023 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest

2023 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest Adult Category First Place Credit: Chris Robben Second Place Credit: Mike Fisher Third Place Credit: Elaine Weissborn T-Third Place Credit: John P. Hawkins Adult Honorable Mention Credit: Denise Blough Credit: Christine L’Abbe...
Thank You to All Burrowing Owl Festival Sponsors!

Thank You to All Burrowing Owl Festival Sponsors!

Thank You to All Burrowing Owl Festival Sponsors! The Board of Directors of Cape Coral Wildlife, Inc. would like to recognize the following major sponsors of the 2023 Burrowing Owl Festival – Wildlife & Environmental Expo. If you are personally acquainted with a...
Paying Homage to the City Bird

Paying Homage to the City Bird

Paying Homage to the City Bird Published in Cape Coral Breeze by CJ Haddad A long-time tradition in the Cape paying homage and educating the public on Cape Coral’s official city bird takes place this weekend. The 21st Annual Burrowing Owl Festival — Wildlife &...
2022 Cape Coral Pride Parade

2022 Cape Coral Pride Parade

2022 Cape Coral Pride Parade Pride with CCFW sign22022 Cape Coral Pride Parade Pride with Calendar Girls2022 Cape Coral Pride Parade Eagles watching Pride ParadeEagles Watching Pride...
2022 Cape Coral Art Festival

2022 Cape Coral Art Festival

2022 Cape Coral Art Festival This weekend’s Cape Coral Art Festival was a fantastic event, and a big round of applause goes to the Cape Coral Rotary Club for organizing an outstanding festival. CCFW had the pleasure of welcoming numerous visitors to our booth,...
2021 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest

2021 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest

2021 Burrowing Owl Photo Contest Overall Grand Prize Credit: Jessica Bunone Adult Category First Place Credit: Jane Lyons Second Place Credit: Rosalie Kreulen Third Place Credit: Alan Winslow Adult Honorable Mention Credit: Richard Wallace Credit: Connie Hessler...
We are officially 20 years young!

We are officially 20 years young!

We are officially 20 years young! Cape Coral Friends of Wildlife (CCFW) held their 20th year anniversary at the Cape Coral Museum of History, 544 Cultural Park Blvd., Cape Coral, FL on Saturday, April 24, 2021. An estimated crowd of 55 persons attended the event....
2021 Gopher Tortoise Day

2021 Gopher Tortoise Day

2021 Gopher Tortoise Day Cape Coral Wildlife Trust recently celebrated Gopher Tortoise Day, a special event dedicated to honoring and preserving our “Other” burrowing neighbor. The ceremony took place at a newly donated land adjacent to the Oasis Woods,...
Thousands flock to Burrowing Owl Fest

Thousands flock to Burrowing Owl Fest

Thousands flock to Burrowing Owl Fest Published in Cape Coral Breeze Nearly 20 years ago, the Burrowing Owl Festival started out with a few vendors and a couple hundred people dedicated to the official city bird. On Saturday, thousands of people came to Rotary Park,...