Everglades National Park

Spiny Lobster (Photo by Bob Care/Florida Keys News Bureau via Getty Images)

Safety First As Divers Prepare For Start Of Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster mini season kicks off Wednesday at 12:01 a.m. prompting local leaders to celebrate as well as authorities to remind the public of the rules.

07/28/2015

Python captured in Shark Valley on July 9th. (Courtesy: USGS)

Exclusive: Huge Python Captured At Shark Valley In Everglades National Park

A giant python captured at Shark Valley in Everglades National Park may be the second largest python ever caught in the State of Florida.

CBS Miami–07/28/2015

(Source: scas.org)

Top Spots To Go Star And Moon Gazing Near South Florida

With or without a telescope, South Florida has plenty of ways to go stargazing. Join a local club or search out the stars on your own, either way you’ll have an amazing experience that you can take with you anywhere.

07/18/2015

Go Fishing With Him

Tropical, Everglades Parks Make Top 100 For Family Fishing

Ah summer time, the kids are out of school, the weather is great and its time to hit the great outdoors.

06/08/2015

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Travel Guide To Florida’s Everglades

Here’s a practical guide for where to stay, where to dine and what to see in the Florida Everglades

05/27/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Almost 3M People Visited South Florida’s National Parks In 2014

Almost three million people visited South Florida’s national parks, generating over $231 million for the local economy last year, the National Park Service said.

04/25/2015

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center during a visit to the Everglades National Park on April 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. The President visited the park on Earth Day where he spoke about the threat that climate change poses to our economy and to the world.(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

President Designates Marjory Stoneman Douglas Home As Historic Landmark

During his visit to Everglades National Park Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced the Coconut Grove cottage of famed conservationist Marjory Stoneman Douglas would be designated as a national historic landmark.

04/22/2015

President Barack Obama speaks at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center during a visit to the Everglades National Park on April 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. The President visited the park on Earth Day where he spoke about the threat that climate change poses to our economy and to the world. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Obama Uses Everglades As Backdrop To Warn Of Damage From Climate Neglect

President Barack Obama, on Earth Day, put the national spotlight on the country’s largest subtropical wilderness—the Everglades.

04/22/2015

Everglades (Photo Credit: Randy Yagi)

President Barack Obama To Travel To Everglades

President Barack Obama, on Earth Day, will use South Florida’s iconic River of Grass as a backdrop to talk about climate change.

04/21/2015

(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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