Offering one of the most beautiful and scenic areas in south Florida, Martin County is a true tropical paradise with abundant wildlife and lush tropical foliage. Colorful birds and a menagerie of fish populate the coastal shores and inland waterways along with quiet manatee, playful dolphins and slow moving sea turtles. Further inland, enjoy the peaceful spotting of an occasional deer or an elusive wild turkey. Swaying palms, majestic oaks, flowering trees and exotic orchids all prosper as temperatures seldom dip below the frost mark. Whether in your backyard or one of the numerous parks offering nature walks and observation areas, Martin County will provide an exciting interaction with nature for even the most avid naturalist.