Media Advisory – Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive open on Veterans Day

MAITLAND, Fla., Nov. 7, 2016 — The St. Johns River Water Management District’s popular wildlife drive at Lake Apopka is open on Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11.

WHAT: Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive open

WHEN: Nov. 11 from sunrise to sunset

WHERE: Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive, 2803 Lust Road, Apopka, FL 32703

A recently launched audio guide provides visitors with a narrative on the area’s history, wildlife and district-led restoration efforts. In the 17 months the drive has been opened, more than 81,000 visitors have experienced a variety of wildlife viewing opportunities along a network of wetlands, levees and canals. To access the audio guide, visit