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Books and References

The Alligator: Monarch of the Marsh by Connie Toops, Florida National Parks and Monuments Association, Homestead, FL 1979.

Biscayne: The Story Behind the Scenery by L. Wayne Landrum, KC Publications, Las Vegas, NV 1990.

Boat and Canoe Camping in the Everglades Backcountry and Ten Thousand Islands Region \by Dennis Kalma, Florida Flair Books, Miami, FL 1988.

A Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to the Streams of Florida,Volume II, Central and South Peninsula by Lou Glaros and Doug Sphar, Menasha Ridge Press, Birmingham, AL 1987.

Coral Reefs of Florida by Gilbert L. Voss, Pineapple Press, Sarasota, FL 1988.

A Dredgeman of Cape Sable by Lawrence E. Will, Glades Historical Society, Belle Glade, FL 1984.

The Everglades Handbook: Understanding the Ecosystem by Thomas E. Lodge, St. Lucie Press, Delray Beach, FL 1994.

The Everglades: River of Grass (50th Anniversary Issue) by Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Mockingbird Books, St. Simons Island, GA 1997.

Everglades Wildguide by Jean Craighead George, Division of Publications, National Park Service, U. S. Department of the Interior, Washington, DC 1997.

A Field Guide to Snakes of Florida by Alan Tennant, Gulf Publishing Company, 1997. Houston, TX 1997.

Fish and Dive Florida and the Keys: A Candid Destination Guide by M. Timothy O'Keefe and Larry Larsen, Larsen's Outdoor Publishing, Lakeland, FL 1992.

Fishing Guide to the Upper Keys and Florida Bay by Martin Smithson, Fishsonian Publications, Melbourne, FL 1997.

Florida's Birds: A Handbook and Reference by Herbert W. Kale II, and David S. Maehr, Pineapple Press, Sarasota, FL 1990.

The Florida Keys: A History of the Pioneers by John Viele, Pineapple Press, Sarasota, FL 1996.

The Florida Keys: The Natural Wonders of an Island Paradise by Jeff Ripple, Voyageur Press, Stillwater, MN 1995.

Florida Wild Flowers and Roadside Plants by C. Ritchie Bell and Bryan J. Taylor, Laurel Hill Press, Chapel Hill, NC 1982.

The Geology of Florida edited by Anthony F. Randazzo and Douglas S. Jones, University Press of Florida, Gainesville, FL 1997.

A Guide to the Wilderness Waterway of the Everglades National Park by William G. Truesdell, University of Miami Press, Coral Gables, FL 1985.

Indians of North America: The Seminole by Merwyn S. Garbarino, Chelsea House Publishers, New York, NY 1989.

Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen, Vintage Books, New York, NY 1990.

Land into Water—Water into Land: A History of Water Management in Florida by Nelson M. Blake, University Presses of Florida, Tallahassee, FL 1980.

Legends of the Seminoles by Betty Mae Jumper and Peter Gallagher, Pineapple Press, Sarasota, FL 1994.

Man in the Everglades: 2000 Years of Human History in the Everglades National Park by Charlton W. Tebeau, University of Miami Press, Coral Gables, FL 1968.

Pine Rockland Plant Guide: A Field Guide to the Plants of South Florida's Pine Rockland Community by Dr. Daniel F. Austin, Dade County Department of Environmental Resources Management, Miami, FL 1998.

Sea Stars, Sea Urchins and Allies: Echinoderms of Florida and the Caribbean by Gordon Hendler, John E. Miller, David L. Pawson, and Porter M. Kier, Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC 1995.

Snorkeling Guide to Marine Life: Florida Caribbean Bahamas by Paul Humann and Ned DeLoach, New World Publications, Jacksonville, FL 1995.

The Southeastern Indians by Charles Hudson, University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, TN 1983.

Sport Fish of Florida by Vic Dunaway, Wickstrom Publishers, Inc., Miami, FL 1998.

Totch: A Life in the Everglades by Peter Matthiessen, University Press of Florida, Gainesville, FL 1993.

Trees of Everglades National Park and the Florida Keys by George B. Stevenson, Florida National Parks & Monuments Association, Inc., Homestead, FL 1992.

Web sites

AnglersInfo www.anglersinfo.com/regions/fl/index.html

Big Cypress National Preserve www.nps.gov/bicy

Biscayne National Park www.nps.gov/bisc

Clyde Butcher www.clydebutcher.com

Cyber Island www.cyberisle.com

Dry Tortugas National Park www.nps.gov.drto or www.nps.gov/grto/planning for information on current issues regarding uses and plans for future use of Fort Jefferson and the park

Everglades Museum in Everglades City www.colliermuseum.com/everglades.html

Everglades National Park www.nps.gov/ever or www.restudy.org for information on restudy and the plan to save the Everglades

Florida Department of Environmental Protection (state parks) www.dep.state.fl.us/parks

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission www.state.fl.us/gfc

Florida Keys On-Line Guide www.florida-keys.fl.us/infocc.htm

Florida National Parks and Monuments Association www.nps.gov/ever/fnpma.htm

Florida Outdoors www.florida-outdoors.com

Florida Sportsman Magazine www.floridasportsman.com/index.html

Guide to the Everglades and 10,000 Islands [email protected]

VISIT FLORIDA www.flausa.com

Map Sources

For fishing charts and fishing information statewide contact Florida Sportsman Magazine, 5901 SW 74 Street, Miami, FL 33143. Phone (305) 661-4222.

Florida Atlas & Gazetteer by DeLorme, Freeport, ME 1997. To order contact DeLorme, PO Box 298, Freeport, ME 04032. Phone (207) 865-4171.

For charts, maps, and information for national parks contact Florida National Parks and Monuments Association, Inc., 10 Parachute Key #51, Homestead, FL 33034-6735. Phone (305) 247-1216.

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