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 »
Linda Friar, National Park Service
Everglades National Park is a public park for the benefit of the people. It is set aside as a permanent wilderness, preserving essential primitive conditions including the natural abundance, diversity, behavior, and ecological integrity of the unique flora and fauna. It is the first national park dedicated for its biologic diversity.
Superintendent's Annual Report
The park publishes an annual report describing the successes and challenges each year in managing these unique resources.
This report can provide the public a better understanding of this special place. These reports cover the park's fiscal year which begins October 1 and goes through September 30. Click here to access the past five years of reports.
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).