Walton Scrub Preserve
|Location||10809 South Indian River Drive|
Fort Pierce, Florida 34981
Overlooking the Indian River Lagoon, this 33-acre site contains many threatened and endangered species of plants that are found only in this scrub. A half- mile self-guided interpretive trail leads visitors through the site.
|Additional Information||Trails: A 1/2 mile self-guiding interpretive trail leads visitors through the site identifying the common plants.|
Habitat: Primarily scrub with some maritime hammock.
Commonly seen wildlife: Gopher tortoise, sand skink and blue jay.
Notes: An existing house is home to the Ocean Research and Conservation Association (ORCA), a marine research facility.
To view the Walton Scrub Preserve Brochure, click here.