• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.


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  • Fort Caroline Closed on November 2nd

    Fort Caroline National Memorial including Spanish Pond will be closed to the public on Sunday November 2nd, 2014. The visitor center and trails will reopen on Monday the 3rd of November. The Theodore Roosevelt Area and Ribault Column will remain open.

Flora of the Timucuan Preserve

The Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve covers 46,000 acres and offers visitors a chance to experience unspoiled Florida wilderness. Nature trails wind through hardwood forests, wetlands, and scrub vegetation. Learn more about the plants of the Timucuan Preserve below.

Timucuan Preserve Plant Guide (2.2 MB pdf) - Jacksonville University and NPS, 2008

Flora and Fauna of the Theodore Roosevelt Area (57 KB pdf)

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Did You Know?

Male painted bunting, photographed by Roger Clark

Painted Buntings return to nest within the boundaries of the Timucuan Preserve each year in late April. More...