Lyonia Environmental Center

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lyon-1 963Interactive exhibits throughout the Lyonia Environmental Center located in Deltona show how fragile the ecosystem is. Many plants and animals live in the Florida Scrub a desert habitat. The Gopher Tortoise, Florida Scrub Lizard, The Sand Skink and Indigo Snake threatened species because of habitat loss.

PICT1715Hike on a trail in the Florida Scrub a desert like habitat in the 357-acre Lyonia Preserve next to the environmental center. Take along a pair of binoculars and watch the Florida Scrub-Jay the only bird of its kind in the world.

Rent space in the outdoor amphitheater for events. The environmental center is free and hours of operation are on the website.

 

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