The Cedar Branch tract is located in southwestern Levy County north of Fowlers Bluff.
The Turkey Island tract is located in Fowlers Bluff.
The Fletcher Landing tract is in the Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge south of Fowlers Bluff.
The Cedar Branch and Fletcher Landing tracts are leased to the Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge for management and access is through the Refuge.
Access from CR 347 to the Turkey Island north tract is by NW 152nd Avenue and NW 46th Lane, the south tract is by NW 154th Avenue.
Floodplain swamp is the primary natural community on the Cedar Branch tract. Turkey Island is all floodplain swamp, and Fletcher Landing is floodplain swamp and floodplain forest.
Wildlife species include swallow-tailed kite, American alligator, osprey, bald eagle, wading birds, deer, turkey, and squirrel.
These are primitive recreation sites. Fletcher Landing is the location of a proposed river camp. For more information on recreational activities on the Cedar Branch and Fletcher Landing tracts, contact the Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge at:
The Turkey Island tract provides wildlife viewing.
Download a PDF version of the:
Cedar Branch, Turkey Island, Fletcher Island Map (pdf, 503KB)
Map Legend (pdf, 139 KB)
Note: Hunting is allowed in permitted areas only.
May 1, 2015 - The District will be conducting a prescribed fire on the Santa Fe River Ranch tract in northwest Alachua County. For the safety of recreational users, public access to burn areas will be closed during burning operations. Contact Scott Gregor, Natural Resource Specialist at 386.362.8130 for additional information.