Marathon's Wild Bird Center is located within the Crane Point Hammock, a naturally beautiful and historic attraction. The Center is a hospital of sorts for injured pelicans, cormorants, egrets and other Keys birds. The staff care for their flock in hopes of returning them to their native habitats.Mile Marker 63-47 (Marathon, Florida). Picture Yourself in Paradise at www.floridanest.com
Some 300 species of birds make Danube’s Delta (Romania) their home, including cormorants, white tailed eagles and glossy ibises. Millions of Egyptian white pelicans arrive here every spring to raise their young, while equal numbers of Arctic geese come here to escape the harsh winters of Northern Europe.The bird watching season lasts from early spring to late summer.