May 15, 2013
"Meet Your Biscayne Neighbours" Photography Exhibit
Paul Marcellini's "Meet Your Biscayne Neighbours" exhibition features the park's plants and animals in a whole new light.
May 13, 2013
National Park Service and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Joint Statement on Biscayne National Park’s General Management Plan
Representatives from the State of Florida, the National Marine Fisheries Service, and the National Park Service (NPS) met in early May to continue consulting on Biscayne National Park’s General Management Plan.
April 30, 2013
Camping on Boca Chita Key is Free for Summer Season
The park waives docking and camping fees annually from May 1 through September 30.
April 26, 2013
Biscayne National Park Seeks Public Contact Volunteers
If you enjoy working with people and have a bit of free time, consider volunteering at Biscayne National Park’s Dante Fascell Visitor Center.
April 10, 2013
Biscayne National Park Receives Large Donation for Lighthouse Restoration
Biscayne National Park will receive a $35,000 gift from the Florida Keys Reef Lights Foundation and the Florida Lighthouse Association to begin the initial stages of stabilization work for the iconic Fowey Rocks Lighthouse.
April 08, 2013
It's SUN-day! Family Fun Fest
The final Family Fun Fest of the 2012/2013 season takes a look at our nearest star!
March 26, 2013
Everglades and Biscayne National Parks Welcome City of Homestead Recognition as Gateway City
Biscayne National Park Superintendent Brian Carlstrom and Everglades National Park Superintendent Dan Kimball welcome the City of Homestead’s resolution naming itself as, “The Gateway to the Everglades and Biscayne National Parks.” The City of Homestead approved the resolution during the March 20 Homestead City Council Meeting.
March 05, 2013
Family Fun Fest: 500 Years in the Sunshine State
Celebrate 500 years of Florida history at March 10's Family Fun Fest!
February 28, 2013
Biscayne National Park Creates $34.3 million in Economic Impact
As part of a national study of the impact of National PArks on the economy, Biscayne National Park has released its economic impact numbers.
February 24, 2013
"Two Sides of Wild" Opens in Biscayne National Park Gallery
A collaboration between a watercolorist and a photographer produces a unique show for the Dante Fascell Visitor Center Gallery.
February 20, 2013
Biscayne National Park Hosts First-Ever Science Symposium
Biscayne National Park hosts the first-ever Science Symposium to share information about the park's resources with the public and among all its collaborators.
February 06, 2013
Biscayne National Park Closes Elliott Key Harbor and Campground
To prevent dangerous attempts by boat captains to swim to shore after unloading passengers and gear, Biscayne National Park is closing the designated loading and unloading slips in Elliott Key Harbor.
February 04, 2013
Family Fun Fest Salutes Hollywood!
Biscayne National Park's Family Fun Fest salutes Tinsel Town this month with "A Salute to Hollywood."
January 31, 2013
Biscayne National Park Reopens Designated Slips in Elliott Key Harbor for Loading and Unloading Only
Three of 33 slips in Elliott Key Harbor have been repaired and marked for loading and unloading with a ten minute stay limit.
January 30, 2013
Brian Carlstrom Named Superintendent of Biscayne National Park
Acting Southeast Regional Director Gordon Wissinger announced that Brian Carlstrom has been selected as the next Superintendent of Biscayne National Park.
December 26, 2012
Sea Star Wars Family Fun Fest
January 13th's Family Fun Fest pokes a little fun at one of the most successful movie franchises of all time with Sea Star Wars!
November 29, 2012
American All Stars Family Fun Fest
Season 13 of Family Fun Fest kicks off with a salute to great Americans commemorated at other National Parks.
October 30, 2012
Elliott Key Closed Until Further Notice
Although the eye of Hurricane Sandy never came close to Biscayne National Park, significant damage to the docks and boardwalk at Elliott Key stll occurred, forcing closure of the island until further notice.