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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- 2013

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 08/2013

Eric Kimmel email 08/13 (137KB, .pdf)

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 06/2013

Maureen B. email 06/13 (79.5KB, .pdf)

 

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 05/2013

Lyle McCandless email 05/29 (133KB, .pdf)

Faxed letter Council of the Original Miccosukee Simanolee Nation Aboriginal Peoples,
05/28 (673KB, .pdf)

Lyle McCandless email, 05/13 (106KB, .pdf)

Steven B. DeLine email, 05/13 (329KB, .pdf)

Lyle McCandless email, 05/06 (100KB, .pdf)

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 04/2013

Alex Rodriguez email, 04/02 (80.2KB, .pdf)

 

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 03/2013

Rafael R Torres email, 03/18 (264 KB, .pdf)

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 02/2013

Lyle McCandless email, 02/07 (83 KB, .pdf)

Lyle McCandless email, 02/13 (84.8 KB, .pdf)

WRITTEN PUBLIC COMMENTS - 01/2013

Lyle McCandless email, 01/29 (91.2 KB, .pdf)

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.