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Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

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Roseate spoonbills nest in the Spoonbill habitat. This one has two chicks to look after.

Roseate spoonbills nest in the Spoonbill habitat. This one has two chicks to look after.

A view of the Fish Bowl underwater observatory in the natural spring. Several resident manatees swim along the banks.

A view of the Fish Bowl underwater observatory in the natural spring. Several resident manatees swim along the banks.

Maygar, a beautiful Western Cougar serves as an ambassador for the Florida panther.

Maygar, a beautiful Western Cougar serves as an ambassador for the Florida panther.


A Black bear named Brutis shares a large habitat with his sister Biddy. They came to the Park as orphans.

A Black bear named Brutis shares a large habitat with his sister Biddy. They came to the Park as orphans.

The River otter is enjoying a refreshing swim in the Otter exhibit.

The River otter is enjoying a refreshing swim in the Otter exhibit.

The Park's hippopotamus, Lu, is very popular with visitors and has fans around the world.

The Park's hippopotamus, Lu, is very popular with visitors and has fans around the world.


This Great Horned Owl watches from a perch in one of the Birds of Prey habitats.

This Great Horned Owl watches from a perch in one of the Birds of Prey habitats.

Visitors can see the Park's three (3) Red wolves in a natural habitat along the Wildlife Walk.

Visitors can see the Park's three (3) Red wolves in a natural habitat along the Wildlife Walk.

The Park's manatees enjoy coming up to the underwater observatory windows to look at the visitors.

The Park's manatees enjoy coming up to the underwater observatory windows to look at the visitors.


Maygar, a beautiful Western Cougar serves as an ambassador for the Florida panther.

Maygar, a beautiful Western Cougar serves as an ambassador for the Florida panther.