John C. and Mariana Jones/Hungryland Wildlife and Environmental Area

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Discover a wide range of wildlife as you explore some of south Florida’s high quality pine flatwoods, depression marshes and wet prairies.

 

Sights




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Things to do

Jones/Hungryland offers ample opportunities for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, nature study, hiking, horseback riding, camping and bicycling.read more »

Wildlife

Diverse habitats sustain many native Florida fish and wildlife species at this Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail site. read more »

Habitat and Management

Management activities emphasize the restoration of natural plant and animal communities, as well as public education and recreation, and habitat protection. read more »

History

During the early 20th Century, this area was used for cattle ranching and citrus production. read more »

Planning Your Visit

The John C. and Mariana Jones/Hungryland WEA comprises more than 16,600 acres in Martin and Palm Beach counties, 7 miles west of Jupiter. read more »

 



FWC Facts:
Breeding season for Florida black bears is summer, with the peak occurring from about mid-June through July.

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