Scottsmoor Flatwoods Sanctuary West
This 1500-acre sanctuary straddles both sides of I-95, just south of Exit 5A (Stuckway Road) in Scottsmoor. The site protects a variety of habitats including scrub, pine flatwoods, oak hammocks, depression marsh forested wetlands, and cypress forest.
Wildlife species include white-tailed deer, bobwhite quail, bobcat, wood storks, various wading birds, and gopher tortoises.
Access to the property is currently under development, with a primary access from the East Central Regional Rail Trail in Scottsmoor.
Do's & Don'ts
- Hunting is prohibited
- Do not feed, disturb, or harm wildlife.
- Pets, smoking, alcohol, and motorized vehicles are prohibited.
- Stay on the trail for personal safety and protection of the natural environment.
- Removal of plants, animals, archaeological, or cultural resources is prohibited.