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 »
NPS Reserach Permit Statutes, Policies & Laws
National Park Service Organic Act,
National Park Service Omnibus Management Act of 1998
National Park Service Management Policies 2001
Natural Resource Management Reference Manual #77
Director's Order #75 (Natural Resources Inventory and Monitoring)
Director's Order #24 (National Park Service Museum Collection Management)
Natural Resource Management Reference Manual 41 (Wilderness Preservation and Management)
Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (16 USC 470f)
Endangered Species Act of 1973
Did You Know?
Everglades National Park, which protects over 1.5 million acres, is the 3rd largest national park in the lower 48 states, behind Yellowstone National Park (2nd) and Death Valley National Park (1st).