Silver Springs State Park
Silver Springs State Park features one of the largest artesian springs in the world. It became Florida's first commercial tourist attraction in the 1870s and has had an interesting history. Continue reading to find out how the park has changed over the years.
The Santa Fe River
The Santa Fe River, a tributary of the Suwannee, is a geologically interesting stream and a popular water recreation destination. Multiple springs along the lower Santa Fe add clear water to the river and provide opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, and SCUBA diving.
Ichetucknee Springs State Park
Ichetucknee Springs State Park is a popular place to tube on a hot summer day or to paddle on a cool one. You can also swim, snorkel, scuba dive, hike, or picnic. Find out what makes this park so special.
Tick-borne Diseases in Florida
Ticks are present year-round in Florida. Learn how to protect yourself, children, and pets from tick bites and what to do if you find an attached tick. You will also learn what types of ticks live in Florida and which diseases they transmit.
Suwannee River State Park
Suwannee River State Park is located at the confluence of the Withlacoochee River North and the Suwannee. Because it's on the Suwannee River Wilderness Trail, it's a great place for paddlers to camp. The park also offers hiking and historical interest.
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