The Location of Pelican Island
Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge (PINWR) is located in the Indian River Lagoon between Sebastian and Wabasso on the east coast of central Florida. It includes the original three-acre Pelican Island and roughly 4,700 acres of submerged lands and mangrove islands, leased from the State of Florida. About 150 acres of barrier island buffer land has also been acquired.
For more information on visitng the refuge, driving directions and hours of operation, please visit the official Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge website.