Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge
Southern boundry is Goldensands Park in Indian River County.
Northern boundry is Coconut Point Park in Brevard County.
Access to the Park is through National, State, County and City Parks between and including the above locations.
Established in 1991 and covering 20½ miles of beaches between Wabasso Beach and Melbourne Beach the refuge is named after Dr. Archie Carr Jr in honor of the extraodinary contributions he made to sea turtle conservation. Surf fishing along the beaches of Archie Carr.
Weather from Grant Florida
Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge
Sebastian, FL 32958
GPS 27° 48'45.37" N 80° 25'30.41" W
( Entrance )
First Refuge in the U.S., designated by Theodore Roosevelt on March 14, 1903
Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area ~ Northern Side is in Brevard County
9700 South A1A
Melbourne Beach FL 32951
GPS 27° 51'53.64" N 80° 27'03.44" W
( northern Brevard County entrance )
GPS 27° 51'21.69" N 80° 26'47.10" W
( southern Indian River County entrance )
GPS 27° 51'01.48" N 80° 27'14.00" W
( Waters edge at the boat ramp )
24 hours a day 365 days a year
Park is on both sides of the inlet
Sebastian Fishing Museum Hours
10:00am - 4:00pm 7 days a week
Additional small fees apply for use of the boat ramp at Sebastian Inlet State Recreation Area.
Beaches, Fishing, Surf fishing, surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shelling, sunbathing, birding, boat ramp, camping, RV, Canoeing, Kayaking, Fishing Museum, Picnic, Picnic pavilions, showers day visitors, swimming, restrooms and a playground
Indian River Lagoon on the west side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other.
|Florida Saltwater Fishing Regulations||Safe Handling of Self Caught Seafood|
|Tides in Brevard, Indian River &|
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|Saltwater Fish Species of Florida|
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|National & State Parks with Saltwater Fishing in Indian River County, Florida|
|Areas in Indian River County Florida include; Fellsmere, Florida Ridge, Gifford, Indian River Shores, North Beach, Orchid, Roseland, Sebastian, South Beach, Vero Beach, Wabasso, Wabasso Beach and Winter Beach|
|Areas of Brackish and Saltwater in Indian River County Florida include; Atlantic Ocean, Cleve Hinton Creek, Indian River, Intracoastal Waterway, Johns Island Creek, Oyster Cut and Sebastian Inlet.|