• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Everglades Vegetation Images

Periphyton
National Park Service Photo

 

String Lily, Crinum americanum
National Park Service Photo by Rodney Cammauf

Did You Know?

Tree Snail

Over fifty-nine color varieties of the Liguus Tree Snail have been seen in and around the Everglades ecosystem. They graze on the algae and lichen that grows on smooth-barked trees. During the dry winter months, they are usually sealed to these trees to conserve moisture.