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Present: The Everglades National Park

The United States of America, my home country, currently has 417 sites known as National Parks, which are basically protected areas of natural environment where humans aren’t allowed to develop or interfere with the land. 975 more words

Travel

thoughts from the beach [1/2]

[ what follows ’twas written a few years prior to now, on or shortly following a trip to explore the lowlands of south carolina, as part of an experiential education based literature class ] 1,571 more words

Lily Pads

Northern Wisconsin features over 3200 lakes streams and rivers. Also, these areas feature these beautiful marshes. Walk some of the back woods trails and take in the nature.

Scenic Areas

Marsh

Yesterday, I went kayaking, ┬áthe season’s first trip. Becuase of recent rains, the water is high and I was able to explore areas of Waywayanda Lake that usually is too shallow to explore. 74 more words

Poetry

Deal 1007: Stubborn Swamp

Stubbornness has always run in my family. At every turn, we’ve always turned back and tried again. This has not always ended well, lots of effort has been sunk into goals doomed to fail. 153 more words

Daily Deal

Marjory Stoneman Douglas + Everglades National Park

Contributed by Anthony Myers

Imagine a vast lake of fresh water, extending every direction, studded with thousands of islands of various sizes and which are generally covered with dense thickets of shrubbery and vines.

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Briefs

tambourine-like

the frogs in the abandoned beaver swamp
punctuate the otherwise thick silence of saturday morning with their
croaking

i am surprised and pleased when the glass jar half full of quarters nickels and dimes in the passenger door frame (pressed up against the car speaker) 22 more words