Tag Archives: J. N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge
Normally Wildlife Drive in Ding Darling is closed on Fridays. But tomorrow it will be open to bikers and walkers as part of the Ding Darling Days activities. Great opportunity for birding animal viewing without all the vehicular traffic.
Celebrate the week at Ding Darling. Here are some of the puppets from the show this past weekend.
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The Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge will celebrate National Public Lands Day on Saturday, September 27, 2014. There will be a re-think/recycle craft display, guided hiking, a film, and other free activities. Admission to Wildlife Drive is free for everyone all day, from … Continue reading
I just read that the Indigo and Cross Dike Trails in Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge were closed starting this week so they can be resurfaced. This maintenance will reduce erosion and enhance visitor access. The trails are scheduled to reopen … Continue reading
Paintings on palm fronds, jewelry from recycled soda cans, a sculpture from a reclaimed tree stump, pillows from cloth scraps, bowls of recycled paper and fabric, abstract wall hangings from re-purposed gadgets, and magnificent sculptures from old bicycle tires: Upcycle! … Continue reading
There are some new programs that started in January at the Refuge. The plan is to run them through the end of April. The programs are free. They start at 8:30 and last anywhere from a half hour to two … Continue reading
All the cold weather up north has brought down lots of birds. If you haven’t been through Ding Darling recently, you should go. Bird-watching is at it’s best right now.
The snow birds are returning!