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7 Wildlife Safari Spots to explore in Florida

Florida

Florida is distinctive for its large Cuban expatriate community and high population growth, as well as for its increasing environmental issues. The state's economy relies mainly on tourism, agriculture, and transportation, which developed in the late 19th century. Florida is also renowned for amusement parks, orange crops, winter vegetables, the Kennedy Space Center.

Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge
Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge8385 S Hwy A1A, Melbourne Beach, FL 32951, USA

It is part of the United States National Wildlife Refuge System (NWR). About one-fourth of all sea turtles nesting in the United States nest at the refuge.

Clam Pass Park
Clam Pass Park465 Seagate Dr, Naples, FL 34103, USA

Fakahatchee Strand State Preserve is a Florida State Park, which is open between 8 a.m. and sundown every day of the year (including holidays).

Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge
Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge1502 SE Kings Bay Dr, Crystal River, FL 34429, USA

The Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge is part of the National Wildlife Refuge System.

Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge
Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge12085 SR 29 South, Immokalee, FL 34142, USA

The Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1989 under the Endangered Species Act by the US Fish and Wildlife Service, to protect the endangered Florida panther, as well as other threatened plant and animal species.

Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park4150 S Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL 34446, USA

The floating observatory at Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park allows visitors to get up close to the animals.

Osceola National Forest
Osceola National ForestOsceola National Forest, Florida 32087, USA

Herbert Hoover created the Osceola National Forest on July 10, 1931. It was named after the Seminole warrior, Osceola.

Peace River Wildlife Center
Peace River Wildlife Center3400 Ponce de Leon Pkwy, Punta Gorda, FL 33950, USA

Peace River Wildlife Center offers educational tours to the public.

Map of Wildlife Safari Spots to explore in Florida