Archbold Biological Station, Venus

#117 of 148 in Trails in Florida
Our quest is to understand, interpret, protect, and restore the ecological wonders of Central Florida, from the high dry scrub ridges, down through the wetlands, prairie ranchlands, and dark flowing creeks and rivers of the Northern Everglades.
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  • It is fasinating to learn all the secrets the area has. From it being islands in pre-history to the scrub ecosystem that is actually fire-dependant! There are walks and presentations by docents and in...  more »
  • Learned so much about central Florida ecology and "scrub forest" from this place. We were staying about 5 miles away and learned about it only by accident. Educational trails and other information, in...  more »
  • It's a beautiful habitat with biologists/ecologists living on site who's mission is to understand nature and seek ways to sustain it and how humans can live in harmony with it:D
  • What a great place! Very interesting history and current research. The visitors buildings have some nice exhibits and interpretive signage, and the research building is an old train depot warehouse built by Roebling for a the construction of a mansion that never happened.

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