Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

  • 3-5 miles east of State Road 402 Titusville, FL 32796
  • Phone: (321) 861-2384  |  Fax: (321) 861-2810
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Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge is an important U.S. National Wildlife Refuge on the Atlantic coast of Florida. It is also a 'gateway site' for the Great Florida Birding Trail. Established in 1963 as an overlay of NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center, the Refuge consists of 140,000 acres providing a habitat for more than 1,500 species of plants and animals. Recreational opportunities are offered at the Refuge from manatee and bird watching, to fishing and hunting. The Visitor Information Center located 4 miles east of Titusville, Florida, is a great place to start your visit. Contains- -Black Point Wildlife Drive -Manatee Observation Deck

Events

Black Point Wildlife Drive Bus Tour

Join a knowledgeable refuge volunteer for a guided two hours in the Refuge Shuttle Bus for… more

  • Feb 1 - 28, 2018
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Alligator Program

Learn about the natural history of this intriguing reptile and handle gator bio-facts. more

  • Feb 1 - 23, 2018
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Bobcat Chat

View a photo presentation about the elusive creatures and learn about the bobcat’s natural more

  • Feb 1 - 23, 2018
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Fire Program

Join a ranger to learn about fire ecology on Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge and… more

  • Feb 10 - 25, 2018
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Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga

The Little Yoga Hut is hosting Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga on the Indian River Lagoon. This… more

  • Feb 24 - 25, 2018
  • Location Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
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Eagle Talk

Enjoy a photo presentation about the American Bald Eagle, and learn the life history of more

  • Feb 14 - Mar 1, 2018
  • Location Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
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