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    Everglades

    National Park Florida

In The Media

Click Here to Watch Untold Stories: Everglades National Park's Education Program

WPBT2 recently filmed Untold Stories: Everglades National Park. The video features Everglades NP education staff and students from Dr. Gilbert L. Porter Elementary School.

Watch Untold Stories: Everglades National Park

Click Here to Watch Into the Wild

WPBT2's Into the Wild: An Everglades National Park Adventure follows the Roberts family from Homestead on a weekend camping trip in the Park.

Watch Into the Wild

The National Parks: America's Best Idea Filmed over the course of more than six years, The National Parks: America's Best Idea, a new film by Ken Burns, is available from PBS. The accompanying website includes a section for educators.

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Did You Know?

Limestone

Limestone is the porous, sedimentary rock you see in the Everglades. These rocks are made of calcium and contain fossils of sea life, evidence of ancient seas that once covered the area. The limestone aquifer under the Everglades acts as the principal water recharge area for all of south Florida.