• Purple, yellow, gold and orange sponges and soft corals wave against a turquioise sea.


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  • Boat Tours, Paddle-craft Rentals and Select Conveniences Temporarily Unavailable

    Glass-bottom, snorkel, diving and island boat tours, and rentals for canoes and other paddle-craft, are temporarily unavailable. The park is working to resolve the issue as soon as possible and regrets the inconvenience. Limited snack items are available.

Other Resources

The following links will help you find information about the resources found within Biscayne National Park:

Biscayne Expedition: Camping Guide - pages 32-58 give a general introduction to Biscayne National Park's natural and cultural history.
Nature and Science - links to this website's pages and will provide a general review of mangroves, Biscayne Bay and the coral reef.
Reef Relief
Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Project
Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary

Did You Know?

Caribbean Spiny Lobster

While lobstering is permitted in Biscayne National Park, the tasty crustaceans are protected in the Biscayne Bay-Card Sound Lobster Sanctuary, where harvest is prohibited year round. More...