The Brevard Wildlife Corridor Expedition will be a 16 day event to build awareness of conservation lands and wildlife corridors in Brevard County, Florida. Inspired by the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition that completed in April 2012, the Brevard Expedition will feature active involvement of many residents and visitors.
The SPRING SEAFOOD JUBILEE is set for Saturday, April 6 at Fox Lake Park in Titusville from 4-8pm and features-you guessed it: fresh local seafood-in the pavilion at the park. Sign up! for a great evening of surprising culinary fun. See pricing/details in the REGISTRATION section of the Expedition web site. The SPRING SEAFOOD JUBILEE event will be catered by legendary Titusville restaurant, Dixie Crossroads and is open to the community.
- 50 mile guided paddling and camping trip along the St. Johns River from Malabar to Mims.
- 70 mile guided paddling trip in the Indian River Lagoon from Scottsmoor to Micco.
- Multi-day hiking and off-road biking events.
|April 6 - 8||South Mainland - St. Sebastian River Preserve State Park|
|April 9 - 11||Activities in various mainland locations moving north|
|April 12 - 15||North Brevard Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) and the Enchanted Forest Sanctuary|
|April 16 - 18||Activities along the Merritt Island and barrier island moving south|
|April 19 - 21||South Beaches - Barrier Island Center in the Archie Carr NWR|
ACTIVITIESThe Expedition will offer a variety of activities that relate to the natural areas of Brevard County. Activities will appeal to a wide range of interests, ages, and fitness level; some categories are listed below:
|Many choices of hikes||Boat trips - airboat, pontoon and more||Geocaching|
|Nature-based field trips||Photography workshops||Horseback riding|
|Paddling||Environmental education||Airplane rides|
|Cycling- road and trail||History & archaeology programs||Social events|
Go to www.expeditionbrevard.com to review activities for the full 16-day event and to register.