Long Pine Key Campground Closed
Due to improvements to park roads and parking lots, the reopening of the Long Pine Key Campground will be delayed due to paving work. It will reopen mid-December. Those desiring to camp will be able to utilize the Flamingo Campground instead. More »
Green Aliens, Indeed!
Learn how to develop your own low-impact yard. A florida-friendly plant database, an "interative yard" tutorial, and other great resources are available here.
Go Native! Guide
Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council
The Florida EPPC facilitates the exchange of scientific, educational and technical information on the management of nonnative, invasive plants. More information on the identification and control of exotic plants can be found here.
The Nature Conservancy
The Nature Conservancy works to share information on new outbreaks of invasive species. Background information, management procedures, and more can be found here.
Did You Know?
The Everglades is not the proverbial swamp many people consider it to be. It is technically a river, flowing southwest at the slow rate of about a quarter mile per day.