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State Officials Approve Everglades Restoration Plan

The process to get federal funding for the Everglades restoration projects is underway after the state agency which oversees those projects approved the $1.9 billion plan.

04/12/2014

(Source: Everglades Holiday Park)

8 Reasons Why Everglades Holiday Park Is Voted #1

Everglades Holiday Park has been named the number one theme park in South Florida by a local TV station. Whether you’ve been visiting for years, or you’re still making plans to come to South Florida, here are eight reasons why the 29-acre “Gateway to the Everglades” is a great place to visit.

04/07/2014

Artist Christy Gast (Source: My33)

Focus on South Florida: Christy Gast

Miami-based Christy Gast’s work has been exhibited at museums and galleries internationally. Her work is a product of extensive research and site visits to places she thinks of as “contested landscapes”. Her latest, “Inholdings”, on display locally thanks to Locust Projects, focuses on the Everglades.

My TV 33–04/07/2014

Everglades National Park (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Prescribed Burn Scheduled For Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park will conduct a prescribed burn on Monday morning.

04/06/2014

A male panther, about 4 years old, was sedated and tagged (pictured here). A few weeks later the panther was found dead. (Courtesy: Mark Lotz, FWC)

Panther Found Dead In Broward Believed To Be Hit By Car

The remains of what appears to be a four-year-old Florida panther is being sent off to Gainesville where a necropsy will be performed to determine the cause of death—but it appears the endangered panther was hit by a car or truck.

03/19/2014

(Courtesy: Shirley Family)

Couple Dies Minutes Apart From Each Other

Tom and Naomi Shirley took so many journeys in life together, perhaps it’s not surprising they took their final journey together as well.

03/19/2014

Large Burmese Pythons are regularly encountered in the Everglades. (Source: National Park Service)

Study: Burmese Pythons Have Incredible Sense Of Direction

South Florida’s Burmese python population explosion may be a bit harder to deal with than originally thought.

CBS Miami–03/19/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

BSO Find Boater Who Went Missing In Everglades

Broward Sheriff’s Fire Rescue found a boater who went missing in the Everglades this weekend.

03/01/2014

(Source: www.miamiseaquarium.com)

Top Local Trivia About South Florida

South Florida is filled with little-known secrets and a most exciting history.

02/08/2014

(Source: bikemiamibeach.com)

Top Spots For Bike Rentals

South Florida is a biking paradise thanks to year-round sun and gorgeous sites. Here are some great locations to rent a bike in order to explore South Florida and all it has to offer.

CBS4–01/31/2014

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