Everglades National Park

(Courtesy: Robert Hill, South Florida Water Management)

Study Suggests Pythons Throwing Off Everglades Food Chain

A new study suggests the invasive Burmese Python is throwing off the balance of the food chain at Everglade’s National Park.

03/20/2015

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Top National Parks Near South Florida

Explore America’s natural wonders right in your backyard. Visit one of four South Florida national parks and travel north to central Florida to see how Florida does the wildlife, the everglades, history and water sports.

03/14/2015

Hedgehog (Source: FWC)

Exotic Pet Owners Given Chance To Surrender Animals Saturday

He or she was cute when you got it, but has your exotic pet become too much too handle? Zoo Miami has the perfect, guilt-free solution.

03/07/2015

Homestead National Parks Trolley  (Source: cityofhomestead.com)

Trolley Linking Homestead, National Parks Expands

A free trolley service which links downtown Homestead to two national parks is set to expand its services.

11/22/2014

Homestead National Parks Trolley  (Source: cityofhomestead.com)

NASCAR Fans In Homestead Get Free Rides To National Parks

NASCAR fans in town for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Series championship and season-ending Ford EcoBoost 400 will get a free ride – of sorts.

11/12/2014

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Green Dye Released In Everglades’ Water

While it may not make it glow in the dark, neon green dye released into the water in the Everglades will help scientists working on projects aimed at restoring its natural flow through the wetlands.

11/04/2014

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Everglades Trail Surveyed For Cultural Artifacts

The replacement of an old wooden boardwalk has been put on hold as archaeologists poke and prod near a muddy pond located inside the Everglades National Park. The scientists are looking for evidence of a prehistoric culture.

10/20/2014

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Top Spots For A Fall Getaway Near South Florida

Adventure is just two hours away. Plan a getaway to the Bahamas, the Keys or the everglades and have the trip of a lifetime just miles from home.

10/11/2014

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$20M Grant Awarded To Everglades Restoration Project

There’s good news for the restoration of the Florida Everglades. A $20 million federal grant has been awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation to elevate a section of highway blocking the natural flow of water into Everglades National Park.

09/10/2014

Source: The U.S. Mint

New Florida Quarter To Feature The Everglades

The scene on the “tails” side of the quarter will feature a long-necked anhinga spreading its wings and a spoonbill wading in the background.

09/01/2014

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