Florida Keys


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Florida Keys

A chain of small coral and limestone islands and reefs extending about 240 km (150 mi) in a southwestward arc from south of Miami to Key West. The Keys are popular tourist resorts noted for their fishing and tropical vegetation.

Flor′ida Keys′


n.pl.
a chain of small islands and reefs off the coast of S Florida. ab. 225 mi. (362 km) long.
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It has been a long time coming for the Florida Keys, but the enormous undertaking of connecting all of the islands to central sewer lines to replace the use of septic tanks is nearly complete.
The tourism office of Ithaca, New York, is waving the white flag on winter and advising visitors to its website to check out the Florida Keys instead.
FLORIDA KEYS HEAD to Fort Lauderdale and the Florida Keys for PS1149 per person.
The Florida Keys “Top-to-Bottom” Adventure will depart from Miami, Florida and include alligator viewing in the Everglades, snorkeling at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, kayaking in Islamorada, a Dolphin Research Center VIP tour, a free day in Key West and more.
Serving the entire Florida Keys with delivery and pick up options to customer's location.
A freelance writer living in the Florida Keys, Bertelli provides directions, depths, descriptions, habitat identification, and GPS coordinates to what he considers some of the best snorkeling sites in the area.
Snorkeling the Florida Keys outlines snorkeling opportunities throughout the Florida Keys and provides coverage of the third largest barrier reef system in the world.
It was expected to next head towards the Florida Keys.
Summary: Double Oscar-winning actor Gene Hackman has been released from hospital after being knocked off his bike in the Florida Keys on Friday.
With the exception of Key West, all markets in the Florida Keys had increased sales.
The South Florida Beach, Breakfast and Bonus Bucks Florida Keys hotel package includes accommodation; American breakfast for two; and USD50 bonus for package rates commencing at USD199 per room per night.
NOAA has suspended daily production of offshore oil spill trajectory maps The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has suspended daily production of offshore Transocean/BP oil spill trajectory maps, because a change in ocean currents has minimized impact risks to the Florida Keys and most of the Florida peninsula.

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