I have no idea of how long we were in that vast everglade
, but it must have been for weeks.
The word Everglade
means "river of grass," and the Everglades
are, in fact, one giant, very slow-moving river.
Restoration Plan (CERP) projects to restore sheetflow to Everglades
National Park and Florida Bay are either planned or underway.
Driving to Everglades
National Park's Flamingo Visitor Center offers no guarantee of spotting one of the eponymous birds, and your best bet remains a local zoo.
In 1928, she joined other Floridians pushing for federal protection of the Everglades
. After two decades of struggle, in 1947 Douglas was invited to sit behind President Truman as he announced the new Everglades
It's mating season in the Everglades
National Park, and the local complement of testosterone-filled males is In full display mode.
: River of Grass, 70th Anniversary Edition
are a swampland full of wildlife!
Fast moving dialog adds to intrigue and mystery of the suspense filled plot in "Double Trouble in the Everglades
," the fifth in the "National Park Mystery Series." Mary Morgan blends her gift of storytelling with an incredible understanding of a young reader's spirit of adventure.
Featured panelists are Nathaniel Reed, Vice Chairman and Founding Member of the Everglades
Foundation, Eric Eikenberg, CEO of the Everglades
Foundation and Dan Burkhardt, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Board Member and Author.
MIAMI -- For all the danger posed to Florida's Everglades
by invasive Burmese pythons, there's one thing researchers don't want to know: how they would interact with another python species that threatens to move into the same territory.