March 31, 2017

Explore Nature

Broward County not only offers beautiful beaches but also plenty of natural areas, parks, centers, wilderness and wildlife you can discover.
Find below some ideas of where you can explore....


Flamingo Gardens

A botanical garden & everglade wildlife sanctuary.

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Sawgrass Recreation Park

Climb aboard the Everglades airboat adventure, experience a unique night tour, or see the reptile, glade and exotic wildlife exhibit.


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Anne Kolb Nature Center

Nature center of 1,500 acre coastal mangrove wetland, home to a wide variety of plants and animals including endangered species. Offers access to this wilderness area for sightseeing, fishing, paddling and more.

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Fern Forest Nature Center

This urban wilderness takes its name from the abundance of ferns (more than 30 species) found on the area. Swamp forests, pinelands, hammocks and over 200 species of plants.

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Secret Woods Nature Center

Broward County´s first nature center with 3 vegetative communities found, designated as an Urban Wilderness Area.


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Marine Environmental Education Center

Center providing outstanding marine education, interactive learning, and research with a focus on endangered sea turtles.

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Tree Tops Park

Park range of restored freshwater marsh accessible by a boardwalk, archeological site and natural trails.


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Long Key Natural Area & Center

One of the largest natural areas managed by Broward County Parks and Recreation. It encompasses some of the most significant archaeological, historical, and ecological resources in the county.


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Deerfield Island Park

Nature oriented park offering outdoor recreational opportunities and environmental education.


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Bonnet House

A native tropical flora with tall gumbo limbo, sea grape, paradise trees and a orchid house.

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Birch State Park

State park providing variety of amenities: beach, bicycling, camping, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, swimming, tours and more.

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Butterfly World

Park were the main attraction are butterflies, blooms and birds.

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Mangrove Adventure

Experience Florida´s unique ecosystem.

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