photo of wood stork
David Moynahan

Recreational hiking/nature study/environmental education allowed by permit from the FWC office in Lakeland (863-648-3200). These uses are restricted to designated roads.



FWC Facts:
Within 24 hours of hatching, young whooping cranes can follow their parents away from the nest. Together, they forage for plants, insects, snakes, frogs and small animals.

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