By Joyce Huber
The simplest advisor to South Florida's usual wonders and certain treasures. This consultant explores all the way in which from romantic Key Largo to important Pine Key, Little Torch Key and cool Key West. It deals vast info on how one can discover, together with aerial excursions, biking trails, the Pelican direction (Key West), canoe and kayak excursions and nature hikes.
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Flights can be booked through Sea Planes of Key West at Key West International Airport. Half-day trips start at $159 per person, full-day ,$275. Overnight round-trip for campers, $299 (subject to change with fuel prices). Rate includes use of snorkeling gear, soft drinks and drinking water. Flights are aboard stable, float-equipped, high-wing, four- and seven-seat aircraft. The floats also have retractable wheels, which allow them to take off from the land airport then set down in the water at Garden Key.
Special-use areas exist for education, science, restoration, monitoring or research. Currently, Conch Reef (off Tavernier), Looe Key (off Big Pine Key), and Pelican Shoals and Tennessee Reef (off Environments During the first half of the 20th century, native deer, panther, bear, alligators, birds and fish were hunted to near-extinction; coral reefs were ripped up for souvenirs. Conch beds were harvested until they were bare. Huge turtles that nested on the shores were slaughtered for their shells and meat.
Warmed by the tropical sun, the river breeds algae and insects that nurture fish, turtles and snakes. These, in turn, feed alligators and wading birds. Mounds of higher ground support groves or “hammocks” of hardwood trees, the showcases of the Everglades. Introduction to the Keys & Everglades n Dry Tortugas National Park 24 Introduction to the Keys & Everglades In remote areas, crocodiles share this vast marshland with rare Florida panthers, cougars and the gentle manatee, an aquatic, planteating mammal dubbed the sea cow for its huge proportions.
Adventure Guide to The Florida Keys & Everglades National Park by Joyce Huber