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Fisheating Creek Wildlife Management Area

Attention!

To minimize exposure to COVID-19 and help protect visitors and employees, the FWC is closing all designated campgrounds on the Wildlife Management Area system for a minimum of 30 days beginning Monday, March 23 at 10 a.m. Also, permits for camping after Monday, March 23 will be canceled. On areas where it is currently allowed, dispersed wilderness camping (camping outside of designated campgrounds or where no permit is required) will continue to be allowed, but only for groups of less than 10 people.

Things to do

Pack a camera with your other outdoor gear when you set your sights on this scenic wild area. read more »

Wildlife

This is an excellent place to view wildlife year-round and is a site on the Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail. read more »

Habitat and Management

The long-term welfare of a number of protected native species depends on these well-managed habitats. read more »

History

From subsistence agriculture to modern cattle ranching, Fisheating Creek enjoys a long and storied history. read more »

Planning Your Visit

Situated on the western side of Lake Okeechobee; access is at two entrances located north and west of Moore Haven. read more »

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