Everglades National Park recently unveiled a new webcam that overlooks one of the most popular visitor areas in the park. Situated at the Royal Palm Visitor Center, the camera allows viewers to preview wildlife activity from three different vantage points. Visitors may catch a glimpse of birds and alligators on the move -- even the occasional ranger!
Did You Know?
Soft-shell turtles may not have the protective hard covering seen on other turtles, but they make up for that with relatively greater speeds in the water. Also, their long noses are well adapted for snorkeling. These amazing animals seem perfectly built for a life in the Everglades!