Friends of St. Marks
Wildlife Refuge
PO Box 368
St. Marks, FL 32355

Phone: (850) 925-6121

Email for more information

Photo Credits

40 Days of Giving
Beginning May 14 and lasting 40 days, you can make a donation and a difference. The lantern room, sitting high above view, is decaying. Rust and metal fatigue (at right) threaten this beautiful landmark. Help us over the next 40 days. Go to Indiegogo now and Bring the Past to Light.

image showing rusted metal

The Summer 2016 issue of the Eagle's Eye, newsletter for the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge, is online Now! posted 5/23/16

Friends of St. Marks Wildlife Refuge
Upcoming Events

June 4 , 2016
Watercolor Class and Demonstration for Beginners, Barred Owl Room at Visitors' Center from 1-3 more

June 5 , 2016
June's First Sunday Presentation: Hodgepodge of Ant Stories more

Note: Construction is taking place at the lighthouse over the next several months. Until further notice, it will NOT be open on the usual "First Saturday" of each month. Also, drones are not permitted to be launched on national wildlife refuges.  Please inform law enforcement if you see drones being used on your visit here. Thank you for your help.

Previous Events at the Refuge

April 15 , 2016
May's First Sunday Presentation: Imperiled Striped Newt more

Feb 15, 2016
View the Lighthouse Restoration Project Video here

Feb 14, 2016
Saving milkweeds for Monarch butterflies more

Feb 10, 2016
WHO Festival a success again (more)

Feb 6, 2016
Crane Class of 2015 arrives, in crates! (more)

Feb 3, 2016
The Lighthouse Kiosk and Beyond (more)

Dec 23, 2015
Friends group of the year: Award ceremony (more)

Nov 20 , 2014
Byrd Tract transfer ceremony attended by many (more)

June 1, 2015

Refuge support group adopts new name (more)

April 28, 2015

Restored lighthouse lens unveiled (more)

March 26, 2015
Efforts to save the Frosted Flatwoods salamander (more)

Land acquisition efforts need your help (more)


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Copyright: St. Marks Refuge Association, 2013