Patrick, who owns and operatesTropicBird Ecotours is an NAI Certified Interpretive Guide, USCG licensed Captain, around-the-world sailor and University of Florida accredited Master Naturalist with a combined degree in Biology and Environmental Science. He is also a regular interpretive speaker on various wildlife topics and guide at Rookery Bay National Estuarine Reserve. TropicBird offers the only naturalist-led ecotours of the 10,000 Islands under sail. They serve Naples and Marco Island visitors from their Goodland base, specializing in full day luxury private sailing charters deep into the 10,000 Islands where the western Everglades meet the sea..
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