Refuge Closed!

Storm Closure


Oct. 17

-- ST. MARKS NWR --
Refuge is closed except as noted:
Lighthouse Road area including boat ramp is closed
Otter Lake is closed
Florida National Scenic Trail is closed
Oct. 20 Photo Club meeting is cancelled
Oct. 20 BioBlitz is cancelled
Oct. 21 Bird and Wildlife Tour is cancelled
Aucilla boat ramp (Mandalay road) is open
Wakulla Beach Road is open
Bottoms Road is open
Otter Lake Recreation Area near Panacea is open
Newport Hunt Area is open for scouting
Panacea Unit Archery Hunt, scheduled for Oct 30 will proceed as scheduled for permitted hunters
Monarch Butterfly Festival still scheduled at this time
Eagle nests appear in good shape

Volunteers are not needed at this time. Please offer your services to the communities where more help is needed.