Don't Let It Loose!
Come along on a virtual field trip with Ranger Jenny and learn more about invasive species in South Florida.
You can also use our SEARCHABLE database of lesson plans.
Aimed primarily at middle school students, this activity guide encourages teachers to explore the role of introduced species in our natural ecosystems. Interactive games and classroom activities instill students with the importance of responsible pet selection and ownership.
Download the Complete Activity Guide (2.2 MB)
Florida Invaders publication (1.54 MB)
Florida Invaders - Spanish (1.58 MB)
Florida Invaders - Creole (1.53 MB)
Did You Know?
The “high and dry” tree islands of the Everglades are called tropical hardwood hammocks. The park marks a significant edge of the northern limits of many subtropical plants and the southern limits of many temperate plants. This provides quite a unique and beautiful landscape.