News and Information

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Stay current on some of the latest news and happenings at the refuge. Below are some of the latest news releases for the refuge.


02/01/2021 Refuge Accepting Public Comments on Proposed Fees for Camping and Airboating


11/20/2020 Everglades Day Cancellation

Hunt Program Changes
Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee NWR has made changes to the hunt program in the Final 2020-2021 Station-Specific Hunting and Sport Fishing Regulations process. Please follow the below link to the Rules, Regulations, and Improved Access web site to see final planning and compliance documents for the hunt program changes.

06/23/2020 Information Bulletin and Map for Prescribed Burn (Cancelled)

02/19/2020 Junior Refuge Manager Day

02/12/2020 Horseback Riding Opens at Loxahatchee

02/02/2020 Headquarters Area Boat Ramps Closed on February 8, 2020




12/16/2019 2020 F.U.N. Programs

09/20/2019 Entrance Fees to Change October 1, 2019

09/05/2019 New Recreational Opportunities

06/04/2019 Visitor Services Plan Finalized

02/04/2019 Public Meeting Rescheduled: Refuge Fees to Increase

02/01/2019 Lee Road Boat Ramp Closed During Everglades Day

01/07/2019 Public Meeting: Refuge Entrance Fees to Increase



09/26/2018 Closure of Bank Fishing at Lee Road Boat Ramp Due to Visitors Feeding Alligators

09/21/2018 Extended Comment Period for Visitor Services Planning

09/10/2018 Draft Visitor Services Plan Public Meeting and 30-Day Comment Period

05/15/2018 AMMENDED Public Scoping Meeting for Visitor Services Planning

05/01/2018 Canoe Trail Closure for Prescribed Fire

04/12/2018 Public Scoping Meeting for Visitor Services Planning

01/04/2018 Spring Learning at Loxahatchee Lecture Series