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    Hey Fourth Graders!

    See America’s natural wonders and historic sites. Fourth graders can bring family and friends on adventures free for a full year.

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  • Calendar of Events

    Check out the upcoming events at your refuge. Call the refuge at (850)925-6121 for more information.

    Events Calendar

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    Historic St. Marks Lighthouse

    The Historic St. Marks Lighthouse is located on the St. Marks NWR. The current tower was built in 1842. Open first Sat. of month, 1:30-4 pm.

    Lighthouse History

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    Eagle's Eye

    The official newsletter of the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge.

    Eagle's Eye


Bring Back the Monarchs

Bring Back the Monarchs

To address changes and restore habitats for monarchs, pollinators, and other wildlife, Monarch Watch is initiating a nationwide landscape restoration program called “Bring Back The Monarchs.”

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About the Complex

North Florida Refuges Complex

The North Florida Refuges Complex protects close to 95,000 acres for wildlife in southwest Georgia and the Florida panhandle.

St. Marks is managed as part of the North Florida Refuges Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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  • Youth Turkey Hunt

    Promo-TurkeyMarch 11, 2016

    2016 Youth Spring Turkey Hunt to be held March 11-13, 2016. St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge in coordination with Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Youth Hunting Program of Florida is hosting the annual youth turkey hunt on St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge.

    Youth Turkey Hunt
  • First Sunday at the Refuge

    March 06, 2016

    Presentation on the first Sunday of each month at 2 pm in the Barred Owl Room. March: Green Fire: The Land Ethic of Aldo Leopold

    First Sunday at the Refuge
  • Migratory Bird Treaty


    This year marks the Centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty, a landmark agreement between the U.S., Canada and Mexico to protect our shared migratory birds.

    Get Involved
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Last Updated: Feb 07, 2016
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