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.
Partnerships are crucial to the success of Biscayne National Park's conservation and education mission, and the park is always open to ideas for new ventures. Contact the park's Assistant Superintendent with your ideas.
Partners Providing Financial, Advocacy and Staff Support
South Florida National Parks Trust
Florida National Parks Association
National Parks Conservation Association
Student Conservation Association
Tropical Audubon Society
Conservation: to work toward protection of the natural world and to promote wise stewardship of natural resources, especially native plants and animals and their habitat.
Education: to promote, among members and the public of all ages, an understanding and appreciation of nature, the environment, and ecological relationships.
Enjoyment: as a society of members with compatible interests, to enjoy together the study and protection of nature.
Tropical Everglades Visitor Association
Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau
South Florida Community Partners
Reef Environmental Education Foundation
Did You Know?
In 2001, scientists taking a plant inventory in Biscayne National Park discovered a population of semaphore pricklypear cactus, one of the world's rarest plants. Previously known as only 9 plants in the lower Florida Keys, the new population numbered 570 plants...over 60 times the previous count.