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  1. Always protect Floridaa s state parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | The Miami Herald

    We are fortunate to have a number of national parks and seashores in Florida including the Everglades, Biscayne National Park, Canaveral National Seashore and Gulf Islands National Seashore. We are fortunate to have a number of national parks and seashores in Florida including the Everglades, Biscayne National Park, Canaveral National Seashore and Gulf Islands National Seashore.

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  2. County explores bridge-to-bridge bicycle pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    ... said. "We're just putting our feet in the water to see if Eglin will allow it or whether the Gulf Islands National Seashore will consider it." The bridge-to-bridge path is the brainchild of the Okaloosa Island Leaseholders Association and has the ...

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  3. 10 Things you can do on a Ship Island getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | WGNO-TV New Orleans

    ... Ship Island at 9 a.m. and noon and return at 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Ship Island is part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, which stretches 160 miles from Mississippi to Florida, making it the longest seashore in the National Park System. ...

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  4. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... York City at the world's largest stamp show that only takes place in the U.S. once a decade. Gulf Islands National Seashore joins 15 other parks for the honor, including Acadia National Park, Arches National Park, Everglades National Park, Glacier ...

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  5. Summer in the park: Great Smoky MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | CNN

    ... loves to see elk when she hikes the Oconaluftee River Trail . Worth's family took a trip to Gulf Islands National Seashore every year when she was a child, and she credits that park with inspiring her to become a park ranger. The boundary between ...

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  6. Beach access: Getting to the beach despite disabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | Walton Sun

    ... [email protected] As you head west on Gulf Boulevard, you can also make a stop at Gulf Islands National Seashore. Beach wheelchairs are available upon request. For more information, call 934-2600 or visit nps.gov/guis . Lifeguards in ...

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  7. 'Can't stop the currents' Beach experts share a different opinion to beach restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | Northwest Florida Daily News

    As beachgoers dodge renourishment equipment on Navarre Beach, just a few miles west, Gulf Islands National Seashore sits pristine and untouched.

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  8. Sea turtle nesting season underway Read Story Karl Etters, Tallahassee DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... early in the season, so nest sightings have been rare along Gulf Coast beaches. Officials at Gulf Islands National Seashore in Pensacola announced Thursday the discovery of the first sea turtle nest of the season at the seashore, the Pensacola ...

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  9. Remembering the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    ... s head at the gravesite of Park Ranger Robert McGhee, who was killed by an escaped convict in Gulf Islands National Seashore in 1990.

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  10. How the government got BP to pay the biggest environmental penalty in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Oil and dispersant on the water's surface in the Gulf of Mexico on May 20, 2010, a month after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill began. A board at the Gulf Islands National Seashore on West Ship Island, Miss., advises beach goers not to swim in oily water on July 3, 2010.

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  11. U.S. Postage Stamps Showcase Beauty, Diversity Of National Park LandscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... collection, the stamps showcase the park system's diversity with scenes from such parks as Gulf Islands National Seashore on the Mississippi-Florida border and Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park in Vermont to Bandelier National ...

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  12. Teens Help Baby Turtles See The (Natural) Light At Gulf Islands National SeashoreRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... the Seashore) near Pensacola, Florida, working to ensure baby turtles make it to the ocean at Gulf Islands National Seashore . Oh, and you'll get to see dozens of tiny turtles emerge from the sand for the first time. Every month in 2016, the ...

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  13. Happening nearby: Lynnwood man's photo to be featured on Forever StampRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | My Edmonds

    ... stamps honoring the National Parks Service includes shots from Acadia National Park in Maine, Gulf Islands National Seashore in Florida and Mississippi, Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona, Carlsbad Caverns National Park in New Mexico and Mount ...

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  14. Trail Association Meets ThursdayRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2016 | Southwest Florida Online

    ... the incredible biodiversity, history, and rich culture of Florida. Its termini lie in Gulf Islands National Seashore to the North and Big Cypress National Preserve in the South. http://www.floridatrail.org/fnst/ There is renewed interest in camping, ...

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  15. StoriesRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Gulf Islands National Seashore

    Gulf Islands National Seashore history is filled with stories of European exploration, Geronimo, wars, and people that came to the Gulf Coast to settle.

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  16. NPS CentennialRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | Gulf Islands National Seashore

    ... Park Service's blueprint for the future, outlining the innovative work we want to accomplish. Gulf Islands National Seashore is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing and get involved!

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  17. Coast city named by Smithsonian Magazine in 'Best Small Towns'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... to Visit in 2016. Citing the courage and resilience of residents after Hurricane Katrina, and Gulf Islands National Seashore, officials named the town with the likes of Hot Springs, Arkansas and Bar Harbor, Maine. "I'm really excited that they would ...

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  18. The 10 Best Beaches in FloridaRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | MSN Living

    View our complete list of the best small towns in America.More from CondA Nast Traveler:The Friendliest and Unfriendliest Cities Around the WorldThe 50 Most Beautiful Cities on Earth10 Best Places in the World to RetireImage via CNTraveler.com" height="373" title="Why we love it: This seemingly endless expanse of snow-white sand and dolphin-rich waters is often c... - Getty" width="624" /> Why we love it: This seemingly endless expanse of snow-white sand and dolphin-rich waters is often cited as the crown jewel of the Gulf Islands National Seashore, an exquisite patchwork of barrier isl Here, our favorite swaths along the Sunshine State's 1,197-mile coastline, from the Panhandle to the Keys.

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  19. Ocean Springs named to Smithsonian's list of `20 Best Small Towns to Visit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    ... has rebuilt from the disaster, and tourists have flocked back to the city, which has the Gulf Islands National Seashore practically in its backyard," Lansky wrote. "The art scene in Ocean Springs rivals its outdoor sports scene, which is saying ...

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  20. Heron featured on stamp for Gulf IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Linn's Stamp News

    Gulf Islands National Seashore is part of the northern Gulf of Mexico, stretching 160 miles from Cat Island, Miss., to the Okaloosa Area east of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., with "magnificent white beaches, and fertile coastal marshes," according to the National Park Service . Gulf Islands National Seashore is featured on the ninth forever stamp revealed this month in the United States Postal Service's planned 16-stamp set honoring the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service .

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