Biscayne National Park
Biscayne National Park may be closed due to the government shutdown, but law enforcement will allow the annual Columbus Day tie-up and party to go on in the waters of Biscayne National Park.
The government shutdown has crippled national parks across the country, including Biscayne National Park. Now, with Columbus Day approaching federal, state and local law enforcement officers will be asking boaters who normally hang out on the water in the park to leave.
A Homestead woman had quite the surprise while walking her dog in Biscayne National Park Thursday morning.
The first documented green sea turtle nest was discovered at Biscayne National Park exciting biologists around South Florida.
It’s time to melt some butter and grab your lobster bib. It’s nearly time for Florida’s annual lobster mini-season which means your office may be a bit short of staff for the next couple of days.
Florida Forestry Service workers are finally getting a handle on brush fire in Homestead.
A roaring brush fire which has charred hundreds of acres in Homestead has forced the National Park Service to close land access to Biscayne National Park.
The Columbus Day holiday in South Florida usually means a big boating weekend on the water, if the weather cooperates and that means heavy enforcement on the high seas for boating safety.
WANTED: four female Schaus swallowtail butterflies for an emergency plan to repopulate the species.
The race is on and hundreds of sailors are participating in South Florida’s 57th annual Columbus Day Regatta despite the wet weather.