Andrews Wildlife Management Area

Andrews WMA

Nestled beside the historic Suwannee River, this oasis of old-growth hardwood forest creates a scenic backdrop for outdoor recreation.



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Things to do

Enjoy hunting, fishing, paddling and miles of trails along the Suwannee River. read more »


See diverse wildlife at this Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail site. read more »

Habitat and Management

Mature hardwood forest is managed to preserve native plants and animals. read more »


Natural riches within the forest and river have attracted humans for thousands of years. read more »

Planning Your Visit

Andrews is situated on the spring-fed Suwannee River, five miles north of Chiefland. read more »


FWC Facts:
The spatulate bill of the roseate spoonbill has sensitive nerve endings that help it detect prey, and the shape helps the bird move sediment and catch the prey.

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