"MINWR...Then and Now" Art Exhibit - Brevard Watercolor Society
November 2013 - January 2014
A collection of paintings created by BWS members from historic photos and current wildlife photos are on display November 2013 to January 2014. Original artwork and prints will be for sale with a portion of the proceeds donated to MIWA.
Nature Watch Driving Tour (carpool)
Saturday, December 14 at 9 am
Caravan in your own vehicle along Black Point Wildlife Drive with a refuge volunteer in the lead to learn about the wildlife and management of the refuge. The guide will communicate with participants by two-way radio. Space is limited. Call 321-861-5601 for reservations.
Beginning Bird Tour, Carpool
Saturdays, December 21 and 28 at 9 am
Caravan in your own vehicle along Black Point Drive with a refuge volunteer in the lead to learn how to identify the birds of the refuge. The guide will communicate with participants by two-way radio. Space is limited. Please call 321-861-5601 for reservations.
Duck I.D. Presentation and Driving Tour
Saturday, December 14 at 1 pm
View a photo presentation to learn how to identify ducks. Then caravan in your own vehicle with a refuge volunteer in the lead to learn about the waterfowl that inhabit the refuge. The guide will communicate with participants by two-way radio. Call 321-861-5601 to make reservations.
Florida Panther Program
Fridays, December 13, 20, and 27 at 2 pm
Learn about the endangered Florida Panther through a photo presentation and props. Call 321-861-5601 for reservations.
Butterfly Presentation & Survey
Saturday, December 21 at 9 am
Volunteers and refuge staff will participate in a survey to identifybutterflies in several habitats for the Butterfly Monitoring Network and the North American ButterflyCount. No experience necessary. Bring water, snack and insect repellant. Call 321-861-5601 for information and to make reservations.
Oak Hammock Walk
Sunday, December 22 at 1 pm
Take a walk with a guide along a 3/4 mile long trail in a beautiful oak hammock to learn about the plants and animals that inhabit the area. Please call 321-861-5601 for reservations. Insect repellant and closed sturdy shoes are recommended.
2013 Waterfowl Hunt
November 23 - January 26
Hunting occurs in most areas of the refuge from 1/2 hour before sunrise to 12 pm on Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesdays and federal holidays. Hunting is prohibited on Black Point Wildlife Drive. See 2013-2014 Hunting Regulations for more information.