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 »
Vultures & Visitors: Learn More
In trying to address nuisance vultures, the park has consulted with the US Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services, the nation's top vulture management experts, for suggestions as to how to alleviate the problem. In recent years, staff with the USDA National Wildlife Research Center have produced a number of publications--provided below--that describe the problem in greater detail.
Reducing Damage Caused by Vultures
Did You Know?
Everglades National Park is home to over 1,000 species of plants. The Morning Glory pictured here is a native species. However, over 20% of the plants here are non-native. Researchers in the Park are working to remove those that cause the most problems.