Tag: Parks – Everglades National Park

October 16, 2020

Nike Missile Site Volunteers Needed

Call For Volunteers Calling all Cold War and military history enthusiasts! Everglades needs your help to tell the stories of one of the best-preserved Nike Hercules Missile Bases remaining in the United States. Built by the US Army Corps of Engineers at the height of the Cold War the HM-69 Nike Missile Base is now…

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January 25, 2020

Rainer & Noel’s Excellent Camping Adventure 2020

The South Florida National Parks Trust Presents Rainer & Noel’s Excellent Camping Adventure 2020 Saturday & Sunday January 25 – 26, 2020 at Flamingo Campground, Everglades National Park Let’s Go Camping! Grab the kids, pack a tent and join SFNPT members Rainer & Noel Schael on Saturday January 25 for the 10th edition of our Family CAMP…

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November 12, 2019

Nike Missile

One of the most popular tours in Everglades National Park has nothing to do with alligators, wading birds or the River of Grass. It’s a tour of the Everglades Nike Missile Base, one of the best-preserved relics of the Cold War in South Florida. About the Site Everglades National Park houses one of the best-preserved…

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November 7, 2017

Tune In: Everglades National Park 2017 BioCorps Fall Symposium

Everglades National Park 2017 BioCorps Fall Symposium The SFNPT proudly supports Everglades National Park’s BioCorps Program with annual grants to support interns to work alongside scientists in the park. The BioCorp program offers recent biology graduates hands-on research experience that helps provide support for wildlife projects throughout the park. Join the WebEx broadcast on Tuesday, November 7,…

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June 18, 2016

Historic Flamingo Bus Tour

Join the SFNPT on Saturday June 18 for a free, ranger-guided bus tour to the historic Flamingo district inside Everglades National Park as part of our Vote Your Park campaign to restore the Flamingo Visitor Center. Learn about the “Mission 66” program that transformed Flamingo in the 1960s and current plans to restore Flamingo to its…

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