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  1. Free Events This Week in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Miami New Times

    ... Parks Service's day of birth, entry to all 392 parks (including Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park) is free today. Now where's the cake? Tour of Adrienne Arsht Center : Check out the lay of the land of one of Miami's most ...

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  2. National parks go underwaterRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Fox News

    ... It's an enviable beat: One assignment took the team to the warm, crystalline waters of Florida's Dry Tortugas National Park to record 17th century cannons and anchors amid the marine graveyard of some 200 ships. Another had them kicking holes ...

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  3. Juvenile Coral and Fish Know When a Reef Has Gone BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Time

    In this June 5, 2008 photo, fish gather on a coral reef in the Dry Tortugas National Park in Dry Tortugas, Fla.

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  4. Happy birthday, park serviceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | KeysNews.com

    Living history demonstrations from the Civil War era are set for Dry Tortugas National Park as part of the National Park Service's 98th birthday celebrations.

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  5. 2014 lobster season opens in FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... six spiny lobsters per person. Lobster harvest is always prohibited in Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctuary, certain areas of John Pennekamp State Park, and no-take areas in the ...

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  6. Spiny Lobster Season Opening SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Florida Sportsman

    ... season. Know where you can go. Lobster harvest is always prohibited in Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctuary, certain areas of John Pennekamp State Park, and no-take areas in the ...

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  7. What You Need To Know Before Hitting The Water For Lobster Mini-SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... six spiny lobsters per person. Lobster harvest is always prohibited in Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Spiny Lobster Sanctuary, certain areas of John Pennekamp State Park, and no-take areas in the ...

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  8. Divers explore national parks' underwater treasuresRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | High Country News

    ... It's an enviable beat: One assignment took the team to the warm, crystalline waters of Florida's Dry Tortugas National Park to record 17th century cannons and anchors amid the marine graveyard of some 200 ships. Another had them kicking holes ...

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  9. Mark Woods: Visitors cherish our parks; we should tooRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... Key, a tiny island about 70 miles west from Key West. I spent a few days camping on this piece of Dry Tortugas National Park several years ago. And one afternoon, after the day visitors boarded the ferry or hopped on seaplanes and headed back to Key ...

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  10. Divers explore national parks' underwater treasuresRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | High Country News

    ... It's an enviable beat: One assignment took the team to the warm, crystalline waters of Florida's Dry Tortugas National Park to record 17th century cannons and anchors amid the marine graveyard of some 200 ships. Another had them kicking holes ...

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  11. Kayaker makes tough trip from Key West to Fort Jefferson in the Dry TortugasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Richmond, Va., resident Grayson Cobb paddles last month on the open water during a two-day, 70-plus-mile kayak trip from Key West to Dry Tortugas National Park.

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  12. Katharine the Great White Shark: She appears headed into the Gulf of Mexicogo next?Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... the tip of Florida. At last report, Katharine had "pinged" about 70 to 80 miles west of the Dry Tortugas National Park. Her direction? She appears headed Into the Gulf of Mexico, say scientist. That's probably not what the folks in the beach ...

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  13. Sigsbee Students Study Science and History at the Dry TortugasRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | KeysNews.com

    The Sigsbee Charter School's seventh-grade class recently traveled to the Dry Tortugas National Park to enrich their classroom studies.

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  14. Everglades National Park Gets New Interim SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... made the announcement Thursday, June 5th that he is set to take over Everglades National Park and Dry Tortugas National Park. In a statement, Southeast Regional Director Stan Austin spoke about the Krumenaker's move stating, "He will bring great ...

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  15. New interim superintendent named for Everglades National ParkRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... has logged 37 years with the park service, will take over the 1.5 million-acre park as well as Dry Tortugas National Park for the next three months. He is currently superintendent of Apostle Islands National Lakeshore on Lake Superior in Wisconsin, ...

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  16. Shawn Benge Appointed Acting SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Dry Tortugas National Park

    ... s distance from the mainland, American crocodiles have been found inhabiting the remote waters of Dry Tortugas National Park!

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  17. Great white on 'historic' journey into GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Sunday, the red satellite transmitter on Katharine's dorsal fin "pinged" roughly 60 miles west of Dry Tortugas National Park. OCEARCH researchers captured and tagged the 2,300-pound shark last August off Cape Cod. Katharine has traveled more than ...

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  18. The great white is on the moveRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Florida and ultimately has begun to move further southward around the Florida Keys, very close to Dry Tortugas National Park and headed to the Gulf of Mexico into warmer waters. Katharine's restless nature has intrigued scientists. Being able to ...

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  19. Great white on 'historic' journey into GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... Sunday, the red satellite transmitter on Katharine's dorsal fin "pinged" roughly 60 miles west of Dry Tortugas National Park. OCEARCH researchers captured and tagged the 2,300-pound shark last August off Cape Cod. Katharine has traveled more than ...

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  20. Great white shark takes aim at Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | WTLV

    Katharine pings again south of Dry Tortugas National Park. At 4:40 a.m. Friday, the great white shark was southwest of Key West.

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