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Florida Everglades: Follow the 'River of Grass' (Photos)

Everglades Album

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(Image credit: Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher)


Within Everglades National Park scientists have identified nine distinct habitats. Yet this unique wetland environment is in constant flux, always changing from the influences of seasonal flooding and drought.

Everglades Album

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(Image credit: Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher)


So unique and globally important is this wetland of southern Florida that Everglades National Park has been designated as a Wetland of International Importance, a World Heritage Site and a Biosphere Reserve.