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Official tweets of Biscayne National Park. The park protects coral reefs, mangrove forests, Biscayne Bay, Florida Keys and 10,000 years of human history.

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On #WorldOceansDay we celebrate and honor the ocean which connects us all. https://t.co/TaexTZImM4
6/8
2020
Park waters remain open. For further information about boating activity in Miami-Dade, including Biscayne National… https://t.co/dBdAmxoYjAAll land facilities of Biscayne National Park including Convoy Point, Boca Chita, Elliott Key, and Adams Key remain… https://t.co/fkvbx90uxQ
4/4
2020
The National Park Service (NPS) is working with federal, state, and local authorities to closely monitor COVID-19.… https://t.co/KH54jD81YCAs of March 21, 2020, rafting of marine vessels is prohibited in Biscayne National Park waters as described in the… https://t.co/XjLsg3lZ5VBiscayne National Park, in response to Emergency Order 08-20 issued by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Giménez, i… https://t.co/LnmPzXscuEhttps://t.co/D8Iw8CgfZdhttps://t.co/MHg7yIK3f4https://t.co/tE3Na7SddA
3/21
2020
We will notify the public when we resume full operations and provide updates on our website and social media channels.The health and safety of our visitors, employees, volunteers, and partners at the National Park Service units in so… https://t.co/tfS0QFFj4jPreparations are underway and the parks will close the designated areas to visitors by the end of the business day.… https://t.co/letLoukrfNAs a result of yesterday’s Miami-Dade County Emergency Order to close all non-essential businesses, as well as all… https://t.co/mIHakmocp3Biscayne National Park is announcing modifications to operations to implement the latest guidance from the White Ho… https://t.co/BMjA4eQ2Au
3/20
2020
and most importantly, staying home if you feel sick. Updates about NPS park and facility closures will be posted o… https://t.co/KegkXRuTQQreduce the spread of COVID-19. These measures include following routine precautions like washing your hands often w… https://t.co/SqZJC0ytCGRestrooms remain open at this time and NPS staff are working to maintain clean and healthy facilities in accordance… https://t.co/Kq7j9CS8vJVisitor activities, including ranger-led programs and guided tours and activities operated by our partner, the Bisc… https://t.co/gS17h07JSKBiscayne National Park remains open at this time. However, in order to protect our visitors and employees and minim… https://t.co/3pywcLixMh
3/17
2019
We are excited to announce the selection of Penelope Del Bene as the new superintendent of Biscayne National Park!… https://t.co/x23nXET6pf
12/19
2019
To help the Florida Keys survive for future generations, @FloridaKeysNMS is proposing a new Restoration Blueprint.… https://t.co/r6Sj6OFXlo
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8/20
2019
We think Mondays are BAYutiful! https://t.co/iIrjLp9Fm3
7/1
2019
🎼 Can’t take my eyes off youuuu! https://t.co/jezhRzfkMj
6/25
2019
@Ralphige https://t.co/yL4FbHduiEThank you for helping the park, the community and sea turtles! https://t.co/gUpJe6nnED
2/8
2019
The #seagrass beds of @BiscayneNPS maintain the water quality of our #ocean. In partnership w/ the Herbert W. Hoove… https://t.co/ZRfHpgf4Ym
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2/6
2019
@SMcDonald220 The Biscayne National Park Institute provides eco-adventures that include snorkeling at a shipwreck… https://t.co/up09OZHn8y#DidYouKnow? The #mangrove trees of @BiscayneNPS protect our coastline from flooding & erosion! That’s why we’ve pa… https://t.co/7Y0nSNxmbS
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2/4
2019
What are #coralreefs? Why are they important? What threatens them? And how can we conserve them? Learn more here:… https://t.co/1lUi5EcGAg
Retweeted by Biscayne NPPropellers have scarred virtually every seagrass bed in South Florida. Be careful out there! Critical marine habita… https://t.co/EA04giszHS
Retweeted by Biscayne NPThe #pufferfish is a very special inhabitant of @BiscayneNPS! Here at #Neighbors4Neighbors, we’ve partnered w/ the… https://t.co/MW96VxEF1R
Retweeted by Biscayne NPRemind your friends, family and neighbors to #LockItOrLoseIt! Help us help you by cutting down on easily preventabl… https://t.co/Wu3KnM8hmU
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1/31
2019
@OutdoorAdv360 Thank you for appreciating the outdoors and national parks!
1/30
2019
Winter is better here - https://t.co/KRF4CUWh45
1/29
2019
Buoy it is good to be back! We missed you! #KeepBiscayneBeautiful https://t.co/gmgSx4tJ1I
1/28
2018
@AndreaBalda3 Good work Kyla! Thanks for helping sea turtles!
12/19
2018
Had to run an errand for work that put me in a position to be adjacent to @BiscayneNPS for a few hours in… https://t.co/jtOiDEDy1K
Retweeted by Biscayne NP @EPCOTExplorer Agreed! National park wonders are so close! Thanks for visiting!
12/12
2018
Kick off the 19th season of @BiscayneNPS's award-winning Family Fun Fest this Sunday! December's theme is: 'Tis the… https://t.co/LjqzJsS5fh
Retweeted by Biscayne NPAn endangered smalltooth sawfish is free of marine debris after help from park rangers https://t.co/ncGIAleFVahttps://t.co/jwLRnNedUL
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12/6
2018
#DidYouKnow? @BiscayneNPS is home to 4 #ecosystems & 600 #fish species! Join #Neighbors4Neighbors & #N4NPartners Th… https://t.co/cH4LmnTlFo
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11/20
2018
Lovely day for a bay cleanup! Celebrating #PublicLandsDay at @BiscayneNPS with @NEEFusa #keepbiscaynebeautiful https://t.co/RSz6EUpa9a
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9/24
2018
The residents of @BiscayneNPS are our #neighbors, too! That’s why #Neighbors4Neighbors has partnered w/ the Herbert… https://t.co/eWZvgoRsOi
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9/18
2018
So many people around the world depend on #corals. Just how many? The number may surprise you. The answer and more… https://t.co/9MRdfp4oUp
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8/22
2018
Youth Diving with a Purpose is an immersive and educational program for young adults seeking to learn about… https://t.co/xcn3JRShpM
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8/7
2018
Meet the #pufferfish! 🐡 Join #Neighbors4Neighbors & the Herbert W. Hoover Foundation to become an advocate for… https://t.co/z8XeX6l3jI
Retweeted by Biscayne NPWhy is #archaeology important? A @NatlParkService archaeologist explains. #AskAnArchaeologist @BiscayneNPS https://t.co/oQHOfBCHEB
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8/2
2018
The @NatlParkService and Submerged Resources Center have partnered with archaeologists from Senegal to research and… https://t.co/oWwQ4NzbTs
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7/19
2018
Lifejackets save lives. #WearIt https://t.co/14jMFmLZA3
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7/6
2018
#KeepBiscayneBeautiful Enough said! 🐠🐬🐙🦋 https://t.co/NFySnRokI3Enjoying Florida’s beautiful waterways this summer? Make sure to designate a sober operator to make sure everyone g… https://t.co/97BeJVn5XN
Retweeted by Biscayne NPGet your #hunting and #fishing license! https://t.co/EVknOOg4Ht https://t.co/qK5dhAjo16
Retweeted by Biscayne NPWe’re teaming up w/ @CSCBroward to bring you a #SummerOfSafety worth smiling about 🌞 Head to our website for tips &… https://t.co/KdmgZkPlFS
Retweeted by Biscayne NPBiscayne Bay in morning light, you can almost hear the birdsong. Image by @EstelaJimenez24 https://t.co/KglVvt11cP
7/3
2018
Marine Debris touches every corner of our ocean, even protected areas. A recent study found microplastics on all… https://t.co/ncjo0iiMdO
Retweeted by Biscayne NPAccording to U.S. Coast Guard statistics, alcohol use is the leading known contributing factor in recreational boat… https://t.co/VERpI9098f
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7/2
2018
@SarahMackAttack Thank you! Will do!This little stowaway came to the surface with some marine debris that was being removed. The baby octopus was brie… https://t.co/aJq5Nx2La9
6/13
2018
Last week a poacher was caught in the park with under-size mahi-mahi and hogfish. #KeepBiscayneBeautiful https://t.co/xQ0ZfQzfUUOut on the water, be alert for changes in the weather, wind, currents, tides, clouds and yourself!… https://t.co/Xl55vrCk17Remove #lionfish, get rewarded. Take the Lionfish Challenge! https://t.co/3ErZ4nUNIY #Florida #FWCLionfish https://t.co/p6PcECnxAB
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6/12
2018
"​The flat plainness of Florida doesn’t impose itself on you, so you can impose upon it your own kind of dream.” –… https://t.co/q61J4HNnkvWe are #swimming on in to #SeaTurtleWeek! Learn about these fascinating creatures and what NOAA #science does to he… https://t.co/9cJ9uGCe1b
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6/11
2018
Don’t become another statistic. Safe boating is smart boating. #SafeBoatingTips https://t.co/bmnEG1P9jK https://t.co/TBUFFq2Gjd
Retweeted by Biscayne NPHappy #WorldOceansDay from the ocean of Biscayne National Park! 🐟🛥🐬 https://t.co/W64NrSY3TR
6/8
2018
@BiscayneNPS and @FloridaKeysNMS - Partners in conservation! https://t.co/dU8N7h8JsE
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6/7
2018
The day depends on how you look at it! 🐠 Porkfish (looking up) & trumpetfish (looking down).… https://t.co/joH6PT8q0T
6/6
2018
@N4Neighbors @UNEnvironment So good to have great neighbors! Thank you!Lets go fishing, Junior Rangers! Junior Rangers can now earn a new Angler badge! The National Park Service and the… https://t.co/nTesYLIhnt
Retweeted by Biscayne NPMarine debris is a global problem - here are ten things you should know about it: https://t.co/IwXZU5wDFnhttps://t.co/VIKGjdds4l
Retweeted by Biscayne NPThank you to butterfly researchers in bug jackets braving mosquitoes at Elliott Key. #KeepBiscayneBeautiful https://t.co/lNjO1CzjD9
6/5
2018
Get reeled into fishing 🎣 with the new junior ranger fishing book by @NatlParkService and @USFWS:… https://t.co/4RzAUsAkzr
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6/4
2018
It’s getting reel! There's a new #JuniorRanger, Let’s Go Fishing booklet! Learn about fishing on public lands and e… https://t.co/EN0WeoyJO6
Retweeted by Biscayne NPIt’s National #Fishing and #Boating Week! https://t.co/gvavBO0dp4 https://t.co/pfoSM1kXNu
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6/2
2018
The nurse shark is the most commonly seen shark in the park. #KeepBiscayneBeautiful https://t.co/TDr6D1aRZI
6/1
2018
"Keep close to nature's heart, and break clear away, once in a while . ." - John Muir Each national park has a uni… https://t.co/FLweSfXTFt
5/31
2018
"Mistrust is the mother of safety," said the explorer Pierre Radisson. This balloonfish is taking Radisson's advic… https://t.co/5qtjmhpX4S
5/30
2018
“A child’s world is fresh and new and beautiful, full or wonder and excitement.” - Rachel Carson Thank you for vis… https://t.co/xoiMOeACLH
5/29
2018
Happy Memorial Day! Enjoy the park & be safe! Before you get out on the water, check your safety equipment. Don’t… https://t.co/HSoOlCwuCx
5/28
2018
#MDFR Marine Services reminds boaters a small craft advisory is in effect due to Subtropical Storm #Alberto. Wind s… https://t.co/RMqxehrMl0
Retweeted by Biscayne NPBefore & following severe weather, rip currents may become more prevalent. Rip currents are rapidly moving currents… https://t.co/LiVQiiGglm
Retweeted by Biscayne NPWe'd like to remind motorists to be extra cautious on rainy days. Make sure brakes, lights and wipers are working f… https://t.co/wwlkR9v953
Retweeted by Biscayne NPHave a safe & enjoyable Memorial Day weekend! For boaters, please remember: • Boating skills do not improve with… https://t.co/XZpxhomZGn
5/27
2018
@AmandaShoopman Some of the best national park experiences can be in rain. Just prepare for the weather, be safe, a… https://t.co/5tPOao1USeEnjoy and be safe for Memorial Day weekend boating! Before you get out on the water, check your safety equipment.… https://t.co/u8v4qPo80y
5/26
2018
Luck favors the prepared for #NationalSafeBoatingWeek & Memorial Day weekend! Enjoy it & be safe! • Boating skills… https://t.co/MS66fVeINi
5/25
2018
Enjoy and be safe for Memorial Day weekend boating! 🛥️ #NationalSafeBoatingWeek #KeepBiscayneBeautiful https://t.co/6Go9fyNOQvEnjoy and be prepared for Memorial Day weekend boating! 🛶⛵️🛥️🚤 https://t.co/w6c756fUH0
5/24
2018
Happy #WorldTurtleDay! #KeepBiscayneBeautiful – image by Ryan Fura https://t.co/YVx6fNo3hqVacation season is almost here! We’ve got ocean etiquette tips to help you enjoy #coral areas responsibly… https://t.co/zX7qVemA7t
Retweeted by Biscayne NP#TuesdayThoughts: Know before you go! Paddlers & boaters should always wear a lifejacket, bring a VHF marine radio… https://t.co/mlPzW974ai
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5/23
2018
New Superintendent's Compendium National park superintendents establish certain rules; visiting hours, speed limit… https://t.co/H568JTrCMGWelcome to a "Boating Safety Break" with @MyFWC officers as we discuss #boating #safety equipment. @USCGSoutheasthttps://t.co/exbJvDMp85
Retweeted by Biscayne NPStanding water is an open invitation for mosquito breeding. To avoid mosquito-borne illnesses in #OurCounty, drain… https://t.co/mK4HvDao9f
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5/22
2018
Heading out onto the water this week? See our 7 easy ways to #boat safely & be kind to nature (And please just wear… https://t.co/vtQkepaiDo
Retweeted by Biscayne NPIt's #NationalSafeBoatingWeek! Explore the free nautical products that NOAA offers for recreational boaters.… https://t.co/U5cndbawBr
Retweeted by Biscayne NPIf you're going #boating, please follow these #safety tips to ensure a safe and fun-filled outing ➡️… https://t.co/bEqtbknYLJ
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5/21
2018
The ocean is the “image of the ungraspable phantom of life; and this is the key to it all,” said Melville. See it… https://t.co/HcIkPmNoxB
5/20
2018
Luck favors the prepared for National Safe Boating Week! • Improve boating skills • Boating skills do not improve… https://t.co/DajbxKrJ1U
5/19
2018
Happy Endangered Species Day from Schaus/South Florida with the endangered Schaus’ swallowtail butterfly!… https://t.co/QKm3GQs3TR
5/18
2018

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