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    Big Cypress

    National Preserve Florida

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  • Annual 60-Day ORV Closure for Wheeled Vehicles

    Beginning at 12:01 am Monday, June 2, the annual 60-day recreational ORV closure for all units of the Preserve that allow for wheeled ORV access will begin. The closure will be lifted on Friday, August 1. More »

  • Campground Closure

    All campgrounds but Midway and the loop in the Bear Island Campground are closed through August 29. More »

  • Interstate 75 Mile Marker 63 Closure

    Beginning summer of 2013, the rest area and backcountry access at Mile Marker 63 will be closed due to construction. More »

Off-Road Vehicle Advisory Committee Press Releases

2013

01/03/13 - 2013 ORV Advisory Committee Meetings


2012

10/18/12 - Notice of 11/07/12 meeting

8/16/12 - Notice of 8/30/12 meeting (87.8 KB, .pdf)

5/11/12 - Notice of 5/15/12 meeting (32.0 KB, .doc file)

1/20/12 - Notice of 2012 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)


2011

11/23/11 - Notice of 12/6/11 meeting (31.0 KB, .doc file)

10/13/11 - Notice of 10/18/11 meeting (32.5 KB, .doc file)

6/9/11 - Cancellation notice of 6/23/11 meeting (27.5 KB, .doc file)


2010

12/13/10 - Notice of 2011 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)

8/12/10 - Notice of 8/17/10 meeting (28.0 KB, .doc file)

6/16/10 - Notice of 6/22/10 meeting (30.0 KB, .doc file)

1/20/10 - Notice of 2010 meetings (28.5 KB, .doc file)


2009

9/4/09 - Cancellation notice of 9/15/09 meeting (26.5 KB, .doc file)

7/9/09 - Cancellation notice of 7/21/09 meeting (27.0 KB, .doc file)

3/20/09 - Notice of 3/24/09 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

1/8/09 - Notice of 1/20/09 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)


2008

11/4/08 - Notice of 11/17/08 and 2009 meetings (30.0 KB, .doc file)

9/17/08 - Notice of 9/23/08 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

7/14/08 - Notice of 7/21/08 meeting (29.5 KB, .doc file)

5/6/08 - Notice of 5/12/08 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)

3/14/08 - Burns Lake trail proposal (28.0 KB, .doc file)

3/3/08 - Notice of 3/18/08 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)


2007

11/9/07 - Notice of 11/29/07 meeting (29.0 KB, .doc file)

10/10/07 - Committee establishment (28.5 KB, .doc file)

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Did You Know?

A young alligator emerges from its egg.

Alligator hatching season is typically September through October in south Florida. A female can lay up to 50 eggs, about 45 of which will hatch, but only two or three will make it beyond the first two years of life.