<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1238430469538210&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
Wild Florida Blog | Florida Wildlife

Why prescribed burns are necessary for Florida's ecosystem

Posted by Sam Haught on Mar 11, 2019 10:49:00 AM

When touring the headwaters of the Florida Everglades on one of our airboats, you may have seen one of our favorite parts of native Florida. Not just the headwaters of the Florida Everglades, but a real working cattle ranch. Brahman cattle are something you're sure to see on the ranch, and this time of year you may see evidence of a prescribed burn, too.

Read More

Topics: Natural Florida, Florida Wildlife

5 animals you can spot during Orlando airboat tours at night

Posted by Sam Haught on Mar 21, 2018 12:14:38 PM

When people typically think of Florida, they often picture sunny beaches or children getting their pictures taken with princesses. But, Florida's  night life  is something visitors (and locals) are missing out on! And no, we're not talking about the nightlife you find downtown. If you thought the Florida Everglades were wild during the day, you'd be surprised by what you see at night during Orlando airboat tours. Don't believe us? Check out these five wild animals you could spot during Everglades airboat tours at night.

Read More

Topics: Everglades, Florida Wildlife, Alligators, Airboat Rides

21 different species you can see on Everglades airboat tours

Posted by Sam Haught on Sep 21, 2017 3:02:26 PM

With Florida being home to more than 350 species of wildlife, it's doubtful that you'll be able to see all of them on just one airboat ride. However, while touring on Lake Cypress, you can do your best to spot several of the 80 different species of wildlife that live in or around our place. Here's a sampling of species (21, to be exact) that you can see on Everglades airboat tours.

Read More

Topics: Airboat Tours, Florida Wildlife, Eco Tours

3 celebrities we would love to see on an airboat ride in Florida

Posted by Sam Haught on Aug 21, 2017 12:05:30 PM

We love to see celebrities walk the red carpet wearing glamorous gowns and fancy jewelry, but sometimes it's a nice change to see them let their hair down and have some fun. Wouldn't it be cool to take an airboat tour with them and see their wild side? On the blog, we've got a list of three celebrities we would love to see on an airboat ride in Florida. 

Read More

Topics: Airboat Tours, Florida Wildlife, Airboat Rides