"The miracle of the light pours over the green and brown expanse of the water,
shining and slow-moving below, the grass and water is the meaning and central
fact of the Everglades of Florida. It is a River of Grass"
Marjory Stoneman Douglas
Its southern ranges and western coasts boast the mangroves and oceanic life.
Both Everglades City and Flamingo offer boat rides.
Shark Valley, and Royal Palm offer trials through tree islands and sawgrass prairies.
Shark Valley offers bike rentals, and tram rides though its long 15 mile loop road.
Here you might have the chance to see herons, egrets,
limpkins and snail kites, to alligators and white tail deer.
Thank you for your visit. Please come again.
*© All photography on these pages is by Dimagi unless otherwise stated.
If you wish to use any photos for non-profit personal use, and/or for your local school,
you are welcome to do so.
If you wish to use some photos on a larger scale for non-profit education,
Please notify me, and most likely it will be approved at no charge, so long as proper credit is given.
If you intend to use some photos on a web page, please insure proper credit is given.
(Links back to Shark Valley's Home page would be highly appreciated.)
If you wish to use any photos in a profitable manner, you must contact me first
Thank you for your cooperation.
*On this page, no animated gifs belong to Dimagi, except the butterflies, and are believed to be public domain and free to use.
However, the "bird on the branch" bar, gator head icon, butterfly animated gifs, and Everglades Park Banner do belong to Dimagi, and do apply to the © rules above.*
Thank you for your visit, I hope you enjoyed!