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Posted on Monday, April 6, 2015 at 1:23 pm

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A Florida Audubon Society Special Series brought to you by the Florida Press Association and the Osceola News-Gazette

Select an icon on the map to see more information about each location.

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A) Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park
Read More about Paynes Prairie Preserver State Park

B) The Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve
Location: Four-corner area of Lake, Pasco, Polk and Sumter counties, east of Dade City.
Read more about The Green Swamp Wilderness Preserve

C) Blue Cypress Lake
61,000-acre refuge offering waterfowl habitat, plus hunting, fishing, boating & primitive camping.
Along the St. Johns River between State Road (SR) 60 and the Indian River/Brevard county line.
Read more about Blue Cypress Lake

D) Cayo Costa State Park
4 Nautical Miles West of Pine Island Cayo Costa, FL 33922
Read more about Cayo Costa State Park

E) Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge
2045 Mud Lake road, De Leon Springs, FL 32130

(386) 985-4673

F) Etoniah Creek State Forest is located in northern Putnam County in northeast Florida. The forest headquarters is located northeast of Florahome.

390 Holloway Road, Florahome, FL 32140
(386) 329-2552
G) Lyonia Preserve – Deltona, Florida
2150 Eustace Avenue, Deltona, FL 32725
H) David Allen Broussard/Catfish Creek Preserve

4335 Firetower Rd. Haines City , FL 33844
Phone: (863) 696-1112
The park is open from 8:00 a.m. until sundown, 365 days a year.
Catfish Creek Preserve is located about 35 miles south of Orlando.
From U.S. 27, turn east on County Road 542, through Dundee.
Go about eight miles to Fire Tower Road.
Read more about David Allen Broussard/Catfish Creek Preserve

I) Lake Apopka and the North Shore Restoration Area
Read more about Lake Apopka and the North Shore Restoration Area

J) Coastal Flagler County
Read more about Coastal Flagler County
Call the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce
20 Airport Rd., Ste. C Palm Coast, FL 32164
1-866-736-9291
www.pamcoastandtheflaglerbeaches.com
www.discoverpalmcoast.org
www.flaglercounty.org
www.flaglerchamber.org

K) Fort Matanzas National Monument
8635 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL 32080
www.nps.gov
(904) 471-0116
Read more about Fort Matanzas National Monument

L) Audubon Center for Birds of Prey
1101 Audubon Way, Maitland, FL 32751
fl.audubon.org
(407) 644-0190
Read more about Audubon Center for Birds of Prey

M) Little St. George Island
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N) Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park
465 Wakulla Park Drive, Wakulla Springs, FL 32327
www.floridastateparks.org
(850) 561-7276
Read more about Wakulla Springs State Park

O) The St. Johns River
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P) Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park
6239 Florida 21, Keystone Heights, FL 32656
www.floridastateparks.org
(352) 473-4701
Read more about Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park

Q) Crosby Sanctuary
427 Aquarius Concourse, Orange Park, Florida
www.duvalaudubon.org
Read more about Crosby Sanctuary

R) Lake Disston
Lake Disston, Florida 32110
Read more about Lake Disston

S) Jonathan Dickinson State Park
16450 Southeast Federal Highway, Hobe Sound, FL 33455
www.floridastateparks.org
(772) 546-2771
Read more about Jonathan Dickinson State Park