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 »
Spring Cleaning - Year Round
Trash greatly affects the health of wildlife, habitats and humans. Animals may be harmed if they mistake litter for food. Chemicals may contaminate water and soil and leech into surrounding habitats and, for people who come to Everglades National Park to explore, fish, hike, bike and canoe, trash is not a welcome sighting. With this job, many hands can make a huge difference! Come out and create a pile of your own, one that will be hauled out of the Everglades.
Did You Know?
National Parks are some of the few places in this country where people can experience a night sky in all its magnificence, without the interference of artificial lights. In fact, a night sky monitoring program is being implemented in the National Park System to inventory light pollution.