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Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

1987 Scrub Jay Way
Titusville,  FL 32782

Phone: (321) 861-5601

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge was established to: Provide habitat for migratory birds, provide habitat and protection for endangered species, provide habitat for natural wildlife diversity, provide opportunities for wildlife-dependent recreational activities.

The refuge is open daily sunrise to sunset. The Visitor Information Center is open 9 am to 4 pm seven days a week from November- March, closed on Sundays April - October. The Visitor Center is closed on some federal holidays.

Welcome to the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge page! For official information about the Refuge, go to http://www.fws.gov/merrittisland/. For more about the Fish and Wildlife service, go to www.fws.gov.

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1963 as an overlay of NASA’s John F. Kennedy Space Center. Consisting of 140,000 acres, the Refuge provides a wide variety of habitats: coastal dunes, saltwater estuaries and marshes, freshwat

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS) is dedicated to the conservation, protection, and enhancement of fish, wildlife and plants, and their habitats.

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Founded: August 28, 1963

Categories: Environmental Conservation, Government Organization, Wildlife Sanctuary

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Mon: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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