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


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



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Things to do

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


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 »


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:
Within 24 hours of hatching, young whooping cranes can follow their parents away from the nest. Together, they forage for plants, insects, snakes, frogs and small animals.

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