• 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.

Park Planning

Biscayne National Park is currently involved in several planning efforts. If you would like to receive the most up-to-date information on public meetings, management plans, and other park planning news, please subscribe to our mailing list by sending us an email with "Subscribe" in the subject line. Click on the links below to get details on some of the projects we're working on.

General Management Plan

Fishery Management Plan

Mooring Buoy and Marker Plan

Miami Circle Special Resource Study

above- and below-water views of a mangrove shoreline
Above- and below-water views of a mangrove shoreline.
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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...