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Everglades and Francis S. Taylor Wildlife Management Area

Things to Do

Visitors find excellent fishing, hunting and wildlife viewing, as well as miles of levees for hiking and bicycling. 


Expand your Florida wildlife list with a visit to this Great Florida Birding and Wildlife Trail site.

Habitat and Management

These unique habitats are managed to balance the needs of wildlife with those of an expanding human population.


The habitats found here attract hunters, anglers and nature enthusiasts, as they have for hundreds of years. 

Planning Your Visit

This area spans portions of three counties lying west of Fort Lauderdale and Miami.

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