Everglades National Park

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Ev′erglades Na′tional Park′

a national park in the Everglades region of S Florida. 2186 sq. mi. (566 sq. km).
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Noun1.Everglades National Park - a national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animalsEverglades National Park - a national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals
Everglade State, FL, Florida, Sunshine State - a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Cape Sable - a cape at the southwest tip of Florida; the southernmost part of the United States mainland
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Alligators don't cross Tamiami Trail," says hydrologist Tom Van Lent of the Everglades National Park in Homestead, Fla.
The partnership with Everglades National Park is a great opportunity for Toyota to extend its environmental and educational community-based programs," said Dian Ogilvie, senior vice president of Toyota Motor North America.
Next, water is drained into one of the three water conservation areas (3) and finally into Everglades National Park (4) and the sea (5).
Everglades National Park, the name deriving from the six-inch-deep, marsh ecosystem of the "River of Grass," was rounded in December 1947.
The authority draws its water supply from the Biscayne Aquifer through 10 wells located near the Everglades National Park.
Based on input from anglers and other park users after the release of the original management drafts in 2007, park managers made revisions to proposed draft plans for both the backcountry and Florida Baywaters within Everglades National Park (ENP) boundaries.
5 Square Mile Area is essential to restore water flows through Everglades National Park and Florida Bay and give the sparrow a reasonable chance for survival.
Explorers embark on a jungle cruise through Everglades National Park -- harboring more than 160 species of animals, including the only saltwater crocodiles in North America -- and navigate sawgrass prairies and twisting mangrove island waterways by airboat.
Army Corps of Engineers has presented a long overdue plan to rebalance the delicate freshwater ecosystem of south Florida that includes Everglades National Park, among the most debilitated and vulnerable parks in the nation.
Water in Everglades National Park Meets Standards Required A Decade From Now
As a grackle caw-caw-cawed from atop a royal palm tree and two alligators lolled in a pond behind him at Everglades National Park, Gore for the first time put the oomph of the White House behind restoration of the renowned swampland.