Trash Bash, Volunteers Needed!

Help make the refuge a better, cleaner place by joining us on the first Saturday of each month through March to help clean up the refuge and make space for wildlife. We will meet at the Bairs Cove Boat Ramp turn off. Grabbers, gloves, and trash bags will be provided. Open to people of all… [Continue Reading]

A, Max Brewer Bridge GLOW! 5K Hosted by Sculptor Charter School

On Feb. 24, 2018 at 6:00PM Get Ready, Set, GLOW! with family & friends while participating in Sculptor Charter School’s 8th Annual A. Max Brewer Bridge 5K. The 5K starts and finishes at Sand Point Park. The course will cross and return over the A. Max Brewer Bridge and include a water station. After the… [Continue Reading]

Trash Bash, Volunteers Needed!

Help make the refuge a better, cleaner place by joining us on the first Saturday of each month through March to help clean up the refuge and make space for wildlife. We will meet at the Bairs Cove Boat Ramp turn off. Grabbers, gloves, and trash bags will be provided. Open to people of all… [Continue Reading]

Trash Bash, Volunteers Needed!

Help make the refuge a better, cleaner place by joining us on the first Saturday of each month through March to help clean up the refuge and make space for wildlife. We will meet at the Bairs Cove Boat Ramp turn off. Grabbers, gloves, and trash bags will be provided. Open to people of all… [Continue Reading]

Butterfly Survey

View a photo presentation to learn how to identify butterflies. Then, participate in a butterfly survey to collect data for the North American Butterfly Count and Florida Butterfly Monitoring Network. Bring water, snacks, insect repellent and wear closed shoes and long pants. Meet in the auditorium in the visitor center. For more information please call… [Continue Reading]

Black Point Wildlife Drive Bus Tour

Join a knowledgeable refuge volunteer for a guided two hours in the Refuge Shuttle Bus for an opportunity to identify the varieties of birds found on the refuge such as the Reddish Egret, Florida Scrub Jay, Great Blue Herons and many more! Meet at the Refuge Visitor Center. Space is limited so please call (321)… [Continue Reading]

Black Point Wildlife Drive Bus Tour

Join a knowledgeable refuge volunteer for a guided two hours in the Refuge Shuttle Bus for an opportunity to identify the varieties of birds found on the refuge such as the Reddish Egret, Florida Scrub Jay, Great Blue Herons and many more! Meet at the Refuge Visitor Center. Space is limited so please call (321)… [Continue Reading]

Bobcat Chat

View a photo presentation about the elusive creatures and learn about the bobcat’s natural history. Held in the auditorium of the visitor center. For more information please call (321) 861-0669.

Guided Boardwalk Hike

Join us for a guided tour of the 1/4 mile boardwalk hike around the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center to learn about the local flora, fauna and history of the area. For more information please call (321) 861-0669.

Black Point Wildlife Drive Bus Tour

Join a knowledgeable refuge volunteer for a guided two hours in the Refuge Shuttle Bus for an opportunity to identify the varieties of birds found on the refuge such as the Reddish Egret, Florida Scrub Jay, Great Blue Herons and many more! Meet at the Refuge Visitor Center. Space is limited so please call (321)… [Continue Reading]