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Few people other than Indians ventured into South Florida's interior during the nineteenth century; and the land, consequently, was mysterious, unknown, and misunderstood. A series of expeditions gradually revealed the nature of the Everglades to civilization.

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Indians Drainage Small Farms Royal Palm State Park
Exploration Flood Control Sugar Everglades National Park
Roads Endangered Species Lower Everglades Settlements Big Cypress National Preserve
Tourism Everglades Restoration Upper Everglades Settlements  

 

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