Park Planning and Related Studies
Dry Tortugas National Park 2001-2005 Strategic Plan
Dry Tortugas National Park Long-Range Interpretive Plan
2006 South Florida Population Study
Did You Know?
Fort Jefferson served for a time as a remote prison facility. One of its most famous inmates was none other than Dr. Samuel Mudd, who set the leg of John Wilkes Booth following the assassination of President Lincoln. Mudd was incarcerated on the Dry Tortugas for only four years, from 1865 to 1869.