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?
On April 21, 1958, Everglades National Park conducted the first prescribed fire for ecological management in both the Park and the National Park Service. This burn pioneered using fire as a resource management tool nationwide.