PRWC & COVID-19: How You Can Help PRWC During This Time

Our public facility located at Ponce de Leon Park was temporarily closed for nearly six months in order to comply with governmental recommendations and guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Public safety is of ... continue reading

NOW OPEN FOR WILDLIFE INTAKE: PRWC’s New Wildlife Hospital Facility

We are pleased to announce that our new Wildlife Hospital is currently open for intake of injured or orphaned native Florida wildlife. Hours: 8 am-5 pm, DailyLocation address: 223 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., ... continue reading

Say hola to our interns

There is some dissention as to whether explorer Juan Ponce de Leon, the namesake of the park where Peace River Wildlife Center is located, was the first European to discover Florida upon his visit in ... continue reading

Thank You, CFSC, PF, NMNM and R&R

In 2017, PRWC was one of four organizations, out of nearly 100, chosen to participate in the Margin & Mission Ignition Earned Income Initiative. This program, funded by the Patterson Foundation, is a social enterprise ... continue reading

The flight of “Icarus” updates

DR. ROBINS BLOGS RELATED TO “ICARUS”: Icarus Flies Again on 10/25/18 can be found here Icarus Update on 2/22/18 can be found here Icarus Falls Again on 12/14/18 can be found here   10/17/2018 – ICARUS UPDATE: RELEASE DAY ... continue reading