0 Likes

Boggy Pond, Merritt Island NWR, Florida, USA
USA

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge is located just off the mainland east of the town of Titusville and north of the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Originally set aside as a buffer for the space center, the refuge protects different coastal environments and is generally open to the public for visitation during the day. Numerous interpretive hikes, boardwalks, drives and overlooks are accessible to the visitor as well as fishing and hunting opportunities.


A visitor can get an excellent overview of the refuge by driving the Black Point Wildlife Drive, just west and north of the visitor center. Examples of most animals within the refuge can be seen from the drive including numerous species of birds from bright pink Roseate Spoonbills to Great Blue Herons, alligators, snakes, and the occasional otter or bobcat.

View More »

Copyright: John roberts
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 18460x9230
Chargée: 18/01/2012
Mis à jour: 10/06/2014
Affichages ::

...


Tags: marsh; wetlands; public lands; wildlife refuge; water; coastal; nature; outdoor; hiking
comments powered by Disqus

Jason Perrone
Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge -1
Jason Perrone
Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge - 2
Jason Perrone
Gator Creek Sunset
Uwe Buecher
Observation Tower at Cruickshank Trail - Merritt Island - Florida
John Roberts
Cow Pen Creek, Merritt Island NWR, Florida, USA
John Roberts
Visitor Center, Merritt Island NWR, Florida, USA
Jason Perrone
Chain of Lakes Park Tower Panoramic
Jason Perrone
Rocket Launch at Night
Jason Perrone
Alligator in the Refuge
Jason Perrone
Merritt Island Wildlife Refuge
Jason Perrone
Bio Lab Road Pano
Jason Perrone
Bio Lab Pano
Roberto Scavino
Piazza San Carlo, «Voci nel silenzio»
Willy Kaemena
Batu Cave 3
Uwe Buecher
Cathedral of Worms, southern portal
Rami Saarikorpi
Cyde 50v
yunzen liu
The Best Viewpoints of Li River on laozhaishan mountain桂林阳朔兴坪老寨山
John Gore
Pool Hall in Gamalakhe Tintown
John Gore
Tin House in Gamalakhe Tintown
Iraklis Kavouklis
"Fruit market in Kos town-Greece"
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Inside abandoned house (Tihonova pustyn)
Thomas Krueger
Bridge over the river Nervia
pau valiente
Night view of the Gran Via street in Madrid
Thomas Krueger
Antica Latteria da Pinuccio Scintu
John Roberts
Rio Grande Gorge State Park, New Mexico, USA
John Roberts
Green-Colorado Rivers Confluence Overlook, Canyonlands National Park, Utah, USA
John Roberts
The Last Cut, Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Sheep Creek Arm, Flaming Gorge, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Near Three Roof Ruin, Escalante Arm, Lake Powell, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Lower West Rim Trail, Zion National Park, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Box Canyon, San Pitch Mountains, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Hop Valley Trail, Zion National Park, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Bullfrog Creek Canyon, Burr Trail, Utah, USA
John Roberts
Visitor Center, Merritt Island NWR, Florida, USA
John Roberts
Arch Rock, Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA
John Roberts
Jericho, Little Sahara Recreation Area, Utah, USA
More About USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.