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]

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]

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.

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.

Alligator Program

Learn about the natural history of this intriguing reptile and handle gator bio-facts. Held in the auditorium of the visitor center. For more information please call (321) 861-0669.

Fire Program

Join a ranger to learn about fire ecology and prescribed burning on Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge and its vital role in maintaining habitat for local flora and fauna. For more information please call (321) 861- 0669.

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.