Florida's Natural Beauty
The Everglades, an exquisite Florida Natural Area
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The Endangered Ecosystems of Florida

 

To begin, what is an Ecosystem?

It is an Environment within which many Species,

both Plant (flora) and Animal, (fauna)

maintain a way of daily life, unconsciously

interdependent upon one another and

the area that they inhabit together.


Our Ecosystems are a reflection of the past

and an implication of the future.


 

This is an abbreviated version of what is probably the most

important study ever done concerning our Ecosystems:

Endangered Ecosystems: A Status Report

 

A most comprehensive web site describing

the physical characteristics of Florida:

Florida Environments Online

Geomorphology of Florida Peninsula

 

A printable calendar of when and

where to see Florida Wildlife:

Wildlife Viewing


 

There are over 20 Ecosystems in Florida.

The ones in the most peril are:

 


Places to learn more:

Defenders of Wildlife

Endangered Ecosystems

 

Environmental Health News

Environmental Site about Florida's Waters

 

ESWR: Endangered Species and Wetlands Report

Newsletter Covering the Endangered Species Act

 

Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit

Conducting Investigations of Wetlands and Wildlife resources

 

Florida Department of Environmental Protection

The Post News

 

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

The Conservation Commission List

 

Florida Native Plant Society

Ecosystems of Florida

 

Florida Natural Areas Inventory

Ecological Data Concerning Florida Conservation

 

Florida Power and Light Environmental Programs

FPL Programs Protecting Endangered or Threatened Species

 

Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge

One of the Best Places to View Florida Wildlife

 

National Wildlife Federation

Florida Everglades Ecosystems Virtual Tour

 

PBS

Evolution: More on Endangered Species

 

Phosphate

How Phosphate Mining Affects our Ecosystems

 

Preservation 2000

Conserving Florida's Natural Land and Water

 

Sierra Club of Florida

Biodiversity

 

Star Banner

The Ocala National Forest Ecosystem

 

University of Florida

Sandhills

 

University of Florida IFAS

Wildlife Ecology and Conservation

 

UF/IFAS Extension

Wildlife in Peril: South Florida

 

US Fish & Wildlife Service

The Endangered Species Program

TESS: Directory of FWS Endangered Species

 

USGS - Biological Resources

Endangered Ecosystems

Scientific Data About our Nation's Biological Resources

 

USGS - SOFIA

Habitat and Species Recovery

Land Management

SOFIA: USGS Kids Page for Florida's Ecosystems

South Florida Recovery

Virtual Tour of Everglades

 


 

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