RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

A collection of news and information related to Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge published by this site and its partners.

Top Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Florida bridges can be adventures: Here are 6 that will enchant you

    Florida bridges can be adventures: Here are 6 that will enchant you
    In Florida, a bridge can be a rare hill to conquer, an overlook for great views, a place for a social outing or a workout — and one of the best ways to connect with the state's unique water world.
  • Hooked on an adventure: Your Central Florida fishing guide

    Hooked on an adventure: Your Central Florida fishing guide
    One of the nicest things about fishing in Central Florida is that, no matter where you are, you are five minutes away from a fishing hole. There are countless places to wet a line from the coast to lakes, rivers, creeks and retention ponds. I have a...

    Meet Florida's most-stunning bird

    Meet Florida's most-stunning bird
    Growing up in Florida, fishing the saltwater flats surrounded by mangrove trees, I would often see the unique Roseate Spoonbill.  It’s an elegant, rose-colored bird with a shovel like beak and I believe that it could be Florida’s most-stunning...

    Condos, villas and suites may be the ticket for reunions

    Condos, villas and suites may be the ticket for reunions
    Family reunions are just around the corner for many. Planning for this type of trip is important, as these reunions that offer opportunities to reconnect, catch up on each other’s lives and have fun together can also be tricky to arrange...

    Wildlife refuge still a quiet gem

    Although the government shutdown has ended, the Visitor Center at the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge was still closed on my recent visit to this quiet gem, one of almost a dozen national parks and monuments in Florida. A park volunteer at the...