Nike Missile

One of the most popular tours in Everglades National Park has nothing to do with alligators, wading birds or the River of Grass. It’s a tour of the Everglades Nike Missile Base, one of the best-preserved relics of the Cold War in South Florida. About the Site Everglades National Park houses one of the best-preserved

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Registration Now OPEN for Biscayne Education Programs

September 2019 – Biscayne National Park education staff is gearing up for another spectacular season. Registration for Environmental Education Programs is now OPEN! If you are new to Biscayne National Park’s programming we recommend you familiarize yourself with our program options before registering. Biscayne’s school programming for 2019-2020 focuses on 4th-grade students and is FREE of charge. You will need the following information

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Now Hiring: Development Assistant

The South Florida National Parks Trust is an independent nonprofit organization that works in partnership with the National Park Service to protect, promote and enhance South Florida’s four national parks – Everglades, Biscayne and Dry Tortugas National Parks and Big Cypress National Preserve.  POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Development Assistant works with the Executive Director and the

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My Birthday Island

Find Your Park A Miami native finds her park on a memorable Biscayne Bay birthday. By Annie Farrell The winter storm of 2011 pushed cold weather into Miami, but I wasn’t about to let a little chill stop me from turning 12 on an enchanted island. My parents had promised a boat trip to Boca

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