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Everglades National Park

I took a trip to the Everglades National Park last week and was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoyed it. I didn’t think hiking in the Everglades sounded like the best hiking adventure, but I wasn’t going to pass up the opportunity to visit! 111 more words

National Parks

Day Three - Savannah, GA to Melbourne, FL

Here’s the route we drove today. 315 miles south on I-95.

After yesterday’s long delays, this is pretty much how we all felt this morning. 141 more words

Everglades' Alligators

There are both alligators (more rounded nose) and crocodiles (more pointed nose) in Southern Florida, but the most common are alligators. The pictures below are of some of the alligators (and maybe one crocodile) I saw in my trip through 25 miles of the Everglades. 201 more words

And I thought scorpions were bad.

I still don’t like scorpions, as evidenced by this lovely article. I like alligators even less, as evidenced by the same article.

But I have nothing but admiration for the elderly Sandra Frosti (as evidenced by the same article), who bravely faced down an alligator in her kitchen a few years ago. 200 more words

Running Commentary


April 10, 2008

Here’s a bunch of pictures of alligators… or maybe they’re crocodiles… I’m not really sure which. I doubt that it’s a very accurate portrayal of either one… 143 more words

Dennis Jones

The One with the Alligators

“There are no other Everglades in the world. They are, they have always been, one of the unique regions of the earth…. Nothing anywhere else is like them.”

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