Everglades Naitional Pairk

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Everglades Naitional Pairk
IUCN category Ib (wilderness aurie)
Nine Mile Pond, NPSPhoto, S.Cotrell (8720015175).jpg
An American Alligator at Nine-Mile Pond at sunrise
Map showing the location of Everglades Naitional Pairk
Map showing the location of Everglades Naitional Pairk
Location o Everglades Naitional Pairk
LocationMiami-Dade, Monroe, & Collier coonties, Florida, Unitit States
Nearest cityFlorida City
Everglades City
Aurie1,508,538 acres (2,357.091 sq mi; 610,484 ha; 6,104.84 km2)
1,505,976 acres (2,353.088 sq mi; 609,447 ha; 6,094.47 km2) federal[1]
Authorised 30, 1934 (1934-May-30)
Veesitors1,110,901 (in 2014)[2]
Govrenin bodyNational Park Service
WabsteidEverglades Naitional Pairk
TeepNatural
Criteriaviii, ix, x
Designatit1979 (3rd session)
Reference no.76
State Pairty Unitit States
RegionEurope an North Americae
Endangered1993–2007;
2010–present
DesignatitJuin 4, 1987

Everglades Naitional Pairk is a U.S. Naitional Pairk in Florida that pertects the soothren 20 percent o the oreeginal Everglades. In the Unitit States, it is the lairgest tropical wilderness, the lairgest wilderness o ony kind east o the Mississippi River, an is veesitit on average bu ane million fowk each year.[3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "The National Parks: Index 2009–2011". National Park Service. Retrieved 2012-03-06. 
  2. "NPS Annual Recreation Visits Report". National Park Service. Retrieved 2015-06-28. 
  3. "Park Statistics". National Park Service. Retrieved 2007-12-05.