• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Fire Management

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Fire management in Everglades National Park combines fire operations, prescribed fire and fire ecology in order to maintain fire in the natural ecosystems while adequately considering impacts upon nearby human population centers as well as threatened and endangered species habitat. The plans and actions of the Everglades Fire Management staff are guided by the Fire Management Plan.


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Panther

The endangered Florida Panther is closely monitored in Everglades National Park by aircraft and radio collars. Information about territory, movement, and food preference is critical in managing the future of this remarkable animal.