Cumberland Nature

Gopher Tortoise Study On Cumberland Island

A study of gopher tortoises has been underway for four years on Cumberland Island. Watch interesting video, learn why fire benefits this species and pine habitat.


Cumberland Island Wildfire Contained

A wildfire started by a lightning strike June 29, 2019 has been burning on Cumberland Island, covering over 400 acres as of July 10, 2019.

Beaches Cumberland Summer

Cumberland Island’s Five Campgrounds

A place known for its wilderness, wild horses, amazing sand dunes and empty seashore, some travelers go to Cumberland for a camping adventure.

Cumberland Spring

Cumberland Island Spring & Summer 2019 Ferry Schedule

Nature lovers should not miss the opportunity to visit Cumberland Island, Georgia. This barrier island near the Georgia-Florida border is just off the north end of Amelia Island and accessible by boat only. See 2019 ferry schedule.