• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Fire Management Plan Update

2010 Fire Management Plan Update

The Environmental Assessment is currently being completed by a company contracted by the National Park Service. Based upon preliminary work on the Environmental Assessment, Fire Management staff is updating the previous draft of the Fire Management Plan. The Plan is projected to be completed and approved this year.

 

Did You Know?

Tropical Hardwood Hammock

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.