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

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

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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.

Nature Watching

Each park area in the preserve has unique habitats for you to explore. Click here for information about sites in the park where you can experience the natural beauty of northeast Florida. Feel free to call the Timucuan Preserve Visitor Center for more information, 904.641.7155.

Choose a link on the right to learn more about nature watching in the preserve, or choose from one of the lists below.

Timucuan Preserve Bird Checklist (pdf - 202 KB)

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

These checklists must be viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader. To download this program (free), click here.

Did You Know?

16th century French flag

The flag that flies over Fort Caroline is a sixteenth century French flag with “fleur de lis” heraldic symbols in gold on a blue background. The "fleur de lis" is an unoffical symbol of France. More...