Everglades National Park
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.