South Padre Island Birding, Nature Center & Alligator Sanctuary 6801 Padre Boulevard South Padre Island, TX 78597, South Padre Island, TX, United States

The coastal area is where the highest shorebird (sandpipers, plovers, and allies) diversity can be seen. Making the South Padre Island Birding Nature Center & Alligator Sanctuary a perfect place to study them and learn about them. Shorebirds have a stigma of being notoriously difficult to identify but don't be discouraged, it is easier than […]

Wintering Birds of SPI

Bird diversity doubles on South Padre Island during the wintertime as northern migratory birds join our resident species for the season. More than 70 species winter on South Padre Island and can be seen from the birding center's boardwalk and gardens. During this presentation, Naturalist Educator, Javier Gonzalez, will present the many waterfowl, shorebird, raptors, […]

ASL Meets Nature

South Padre Island Birding, Nature Center & Alligator Sanctuary 6801 Padre Boulevard South Padre Island, TX 78597, South Padre Island, TX, United States

We are excited to re-announce again that the very first Saturday of every month, our volunteer American Sign Language (ASL) expert, Mrs. Elena Garcia, will be assisting with our 1:30 pm Gator Talk show. The video below showcases the incredible work she does in making our content accessible to the Deaf and hard of hearing […]

ASL Meets Nature

South Padre Island Birding, Nature Center & Alligator Sanctuary 6801 Padre Boulevard South Padre Island, TX 78597, South Padre Island, TX, United States

We are excited to re-announce again that the very first Saturday of every month, our volunteer American Sign Language (ASL) expert, Mrs. Elena Garcia, will be assisting with our 1:30 pm Gator Talk show. The video below showcases the incredible work she does in making our content accessible to the Deaf and hard of hearing […]

ASL Meets Nature

South Padre Island Birding, Nature Center & Alligator Sanctuary 6801 Padre Boulevard South Padre Island, TX 78597, South Padre Island, TX, United States

We are excited to re-announce again that the very first Saturday of every month, our volunteer American Sign Language (ASL) expert, Mrs. Elena Garcia, will be assisting with our 1:30 pm Gator Talk show. The video below showcases the incredible work she does in making our content accessible to the Deaf and hard of hearing […]