St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Marks and St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuges The St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, located just about 25 miles south of Tallahassee, is a wilderness oasis that is close to home and the prime spot for a day trip with family and friends.  St. Marks Wildlife Refuge is actually one of the oldest wildlife refuges in the U.S., and encompasses parts … Continue reading St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

A Guide to Birds of Prey in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Molly Wright You hear them hooting at night, you see them perched on power lines in your neighborhood, you see them soaring over Thomasville Road—but what are they? Several birds of prey and members of their families call Tallahassee their home. Check out this guide to see what they are. Barred Owl Barred Owls are typically found in southern swamps. … Continue reading A Guide to Birds of Prey in Tallahassee