Elliott Key Harbor and Campground Closed
Winds, surge and tides associated with Hurricane Sandy caused considerable damage to docks & boardwalk at Elliott Key. The harbor and campground are closed until further notice. University Dock remains open for day use only. More »
The following amphibians have been documented in Biscayne National Park. They have been sorted alphabetically by common name. The list is not exhaustive, and documented sightings of species not on this list are welcome. Submit your sightings to the webmaster.
Cane Toad, Bufo marinus
Cuban Tree Frog, Osteopilus septentrionalis
Eastern Narrowmouth Toad, Gastrophryne caarolinensis
Green Tree Frog, Hyla cinerea
Greenhouse Frog, Eleutherodactylus planirostris
Southern Toad, Bufo terrestris
Squirrel Tree Frog, Hyla squirella
Did You Know?
Elliott Key and other islands in Biscayne National Park were settled under the Homestead Act of 1862. This law gave free land to settlers willing to live on and farm a piece of land for five years. The main crops planted here were pineapples and key limes.