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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 »

Written Public Comments- 2011

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 01/2011

Frank Denninger email, 1/10/11 (28.5 KB, .doc file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 03/2011

Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal People letter, 3/23/11 (279.3 KB, PDF file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 05/2011

Frank Denninger email, 5/11/11 (29.5 KB, .doc file)

Lyle McCandless email, 5/30/11 (31.5 KB, .doc file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 07/2011

Frank Denninger email, 7/13/11 (30.0 KB, .doc file)

Frank Denninger email, 7/21/11 (29.0 KB, .doc file)

Frank Denninger email, 7/28/11 (28.5 KB, .doc file)

David Whidden email, 7/28/11 (28.5 KB, .doc file)

Gloria and Tom Roses letter, 7/21/11 (2.2 MB, PDF file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 8/2011

Frank Denninger email, 8/5/11 (363.0 KB, .doc file)

Comments from the Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal People, 8/8/11
(1.1 MB, PDF file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 9/2011

Frank Denninger email, 9/4/11 (30.5 KB, .doc file)

Comments from the Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal People, 9/12/11
(134.5 KB, PDF file)

Jack Moller 9/29/11 email and NPS 10/3/11 response (34.5 KB, .doc file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 10/2011

David Severns email, 10/3/11 (30.0 KB, .doc file)

Jack Moller email, 10/7/11 (28.0 KB, .doc file)

Tony Brock email, 10/12/11 (29.5 KB, .doc file)

Frank Denninger email, 10/17/11 (31.5 KB, .doc file)

Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal People letter, 10/20/11 (345.4 KB, PDF file)

Lyle McCandless email, 10/26/11 (35.5 KB, .doc file)

Rick Varela email, 10/26/11 (28.0 KB, .doc file)

Jadon Hull email, 10/31/11 (26.0 KB, .doc file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 11/2011

Frank Denninger email, 11/5/11 (28.0 KB, .doc file)

David Whidden email, 11/21/11 (27.5 KB, .doc file)


WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 12/2011

Document Content: Moller 12/7/11, email and NPS response (38.0 KB, .doc file)

Letter from Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal People, 12/6/11
(482.1 KB, PDF file)

Disclaimer: Links within the above document(s) were valid as of the date published.

Did You Know?

Many large trees that did exist were harvested in the early 1900s.

There are few "big cypress" in Big Cypress National Preserve. The name actually refers to the great expanse of cypress forest, hundreds of thousands of acres, within the Big Cypress Swamp.