"Another good book is Surviving the Wilds of Florida by Reid F. Tillery
And if you're interested in the Calusa, here's a list of interesting books and a website (Randall Research Center)
The Calusa and Their Legacy: South Florida…"
"I am definately going to get a copy of the Dredgeman of Cape Sable. After paddling down the Bear Lake trail a couple of weeks ago I just imagined how difficult it must have been to carve out that trail.
One book I re read on a 3 day paddle…"
"That's a great resource, thanks for sharing. TFA, awesome that you found the 1st ed of Truesdell's book.
There are 2 books in particular on the list that I highly recommend.
Hugh Willoughby's Across the Everglades,…"
"Randy Wayne White has a bunch of Fiction books that involve the Western Glades. Just finished "the man who invented florida" which was mostly about his uncle who lives in Mango. Which might as well be called Everglades…"
"That list is very helpful. I was wondering if anyone can suggest books both fiction and non fiction that take place specifically in the coastal mangrove waters from Everglade City to Flamingo. Also articles or web sites. I am aware…"
"Just finished reading the "Prop Roots" series published by the Collier County School district back in the late 70's, early 80's. Small pamphlets you used to be able to buy at the Smallwood Store. In Vol 2 the students from…"
Those Jetdocks are nice, I have a buddy who has them at his house. They work great. Out at a chickee, though, I'm not sure how you stop them from being stolen. They can be taken apart easily.
Here's another dock float -…"
"Lots of good stuff here! Highly recommended are The Swamp by Michael Grunwald and Stolen Water by Hodding Carter. Carter's book describes his own crossing of the Shark River Slough with Park Ranger Steve Robinson, who passed away in 2007.