Everglades National Park
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.
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.
Because summertime travel is always in such high demand, it can be quite expensive. This “Best Of’ List offers options that will make for a fantastic and affordable day trip in the South Florida area.
There is a new addition to the endangered species list from the state of Florida. Two butterflies found only in South Florida have been added to the endangered species list.
“Plenty of fish in the sea” may not be the case around some South Florida waters, especially around a popular national park.
Every year hundreds of boaters and divers take part in the popular two lobster mini-season. This year it runs from midnight Wednesday through midnight Thursday.
A new National Park Service report says more than 2.5 million people visited the national parks in South Florida last year.
If you’re planning a road trip to a new camping destination this summer, gas up. Here are a few of America’s best for you to explore.
-The National Park Service announced a new interim superintendent for Everglades National Park and he has a specialty in climate change.
Trees are dying in the Everglades at an alarming rate and scientists worry it will result in a major change for the ecosystem if it isn’t stopped.