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The Seasons of Sanibel and Captiva Island

Added: Nov 26, 2018
Category: Island Info

You may often hear locals referring to the 'Season' on Sanibel and Captiva. What does this mean? Well, this could mean a number of things. Because Sanibel and Captiva Islands have such diverse wildlife and nature, there are a number of 'seasons' that the islands go through.

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January through March:

  • Perfect time for bird watching
  • Alligators bath on cold mornings during this season
  • Birds that have migrated are abundant
  • Peak Osprey Nesting season
  • Cold water fish from Jan-Feb

April through June:

  • Migratory Birds
  • White Pelicans
  • Snowy Plover Nesting Season
  • Manatee mating season
  • Sea Turtle Nesting Season May-October
  • Alligator Mating Season
  • Dolphins are more abundant
  • Tarpon Season

July through September:

  • Manatee Season continues
  • Early Migrant Birds
  • Alligators (seen at dawn and dusk)
  • Sea Turtle Hatchlings begin to hatch
  • Snook and Redfish Season

October through December:

  • White Pelicans are more abundant
  • Annual Christmas Bird Counting
  • Sheepshead and Redfish

Experience all of the seasons and move to Sanibel and Captiva Islands. Kingfisher Real Estate will find you the perfect home.


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