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    Big Cypress

    National Preserve Florida

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  • 2014 Zone 4 Closure

    Beginning at 12:01 am Monday, April 7, 2013, the Zone 4 airboat access within Big Cypress National Preserve will be closed due to low water conditions. More »

  • Turner River Closure

    Turner River is closed due to low water conditions. It is advised that visitors consider paddling Halfway Creek as an alternative. More »

  • Campground Closure

    Beginning January 27, through August 28, Burns Lake Campground will be closed to camping. It will still be accessible for day use and backcountry access, however. 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?

Airboat traveling through wet prairies.

Airboats are one of the approved ways to access remote areas of Big Cypress National Preserve. Remember, all off-road vehicle access requires a valid permit, and visitors operating ORVs need to know the legal areas they can operate.