J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge

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Named for famed cartoonist Jay “Ding” Darling, a noted supporter of environmental causes and one-time head of the U.S. Biological Survey, this refuge was created 40 years ago in an effort to protect its extensive mangrove ecosystem. It stretches over 5,000 acres and is noteworthy for its migratory bird populations.

1 Wildlife Drive 33957 Sanibel United States

+1 239-472-1100

Monday 09:00 - 16:00

Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00

Wednesday 09:00 - 16:00

Thursday 09:00 - 16:00

Saturday 09:00 - 16:00

Sunday 09:00 - 16:00