Learning About the Everglades
Hi there, my name is Ranger J and I want to welcome you to Everglades National Park!
This section of the web page is For Kids just like you, so that you can learn more about our park.
The Everglades is truly a unique and beautiful place that still contains many mysteries.
Over the years, a great many years in fact, Native Americans, soldiers, settlers, naturalists and scientists have all explored the Everglades trying to discover its secrets.
Did You Know?
The Ten Thousand Islands area of Everglades National Park composes part of the largest stand of protected mangrove forest in the Western Hemisphere. South Florida's coast serves as a vital nursery ground for many of our most prized commercial and recreational marine species.