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Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jay Nov 26.

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Flex Kayakfari.com Jun 12.

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Jay replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Traveled to EC with the intent on going out to Pavilion for a couple of days.  Here are a couple of notes. 1. Gulf Coast Ranger Station - Gate was open. Safety fencing blocks public access to all of the building facilities.  2. The boat…"
Nov 26
Jeremy Clark replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"https://www.nps.gov/ever/planyourvisit/backcamp.htm Looks like most backcountry camping is open."
Nov 12
Flex Kayakfari.com replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Thanks Gary! I forgot to post that story,so here it…"
Nov 12
Gary M replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Flex... Great photos as usual. Thanks! I really liked your trip around SweetBay Pond. I had the same idea when I saw the levels. I have always wanted to hike out into that western pine land east of Mahogany Hammock road. I wish I had time to float…"
Nov 11
Flex Kayakfari.com replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"I  paddled out on a recon to the Johnson Key Chickee last month to test out a new back country boat. Surveying Hurricane Irma’s impact on the Johnson Key Chickee with the “Pa-Hay-Okee”! (click…"
Nov 9
Kim Gass replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Yay Flex.. Cause I squeezed into Collier Seminole at the beginning of March for our annual birdwatching at Corkscrew and was hoping for a short five day er out of CS down to Charley Creek.!"
Nov 6
Joseph Schmidt replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Excellent, thanks for the updates."
Nov 6
Flex Kayakfari.com replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"I also did a drive by of the Johnson Key Chickee which now has new roofing and lower center platform. It looks the same otherwise, however the porta potty was MIA. So it looks like they are working to reopen for camping soon. A Ranger at Flamingo…"
Nov 6
Kim Gass replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"NO. http://www.evergladesmulletrapper.com/pdfs/full_issue.pdf No backcountry permits are being issued at this time."
Nov 5
toofaraway replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"I spoke with Ranger Bob at Flamingo last week. Sounds like the Park got a lot of help by a wide variety of crews and things at the chickees are pretty good. He didn't have an update on Carl Ross. Call the ranger station w questions. I think…"
Oct 23
Kim Gass replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"I'm wondering if backountry permits will be issued this winter and by whom?"
Oct 18
Rob Stevens replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"That's fantastic. We were wondering about the chickees further up the coast, toward the Gulf Coast VC area."
Oct 17
Gary M replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Lane Bay, Roberts River, and Joe River  chickees were all still standing and showed no I'll efects from the storm. Even the out houses appeared ok when we ran by yesterday. Ate lunch on Joe... it seemed perfect... maybe it's because…"
Oct 16
Joseph Schmidt replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Does anyone know the post-storm condition of backcountry sites? I would be surprised if any of the chickees made it through Irma unscathed. Do we have an idea of how long it be before the Park resumes issuing backcountry/overnight permits?"
Oct 13
Flex Kayakfari.com replied to Ted's discussion Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath
"Wow! Looks like Flamingo got beat up some, but Ft Jefferson and Everglades City really took the brunt of it! :( Closer to home, this is Irma's impact on Dania Beach: (click…"
Sep 22
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Hurricane Irma ENP Aftermath

The NPS has created a website providing status of various parks that were affected by Irmahttps://www.nps.gov/aboutus/news/severe-weather-response.htmBelow are photos that speak for themselves as it may be a while before the north and south entrances to ENP are open to the public.https://www.flickr.com/photos/nps_eimt/See More
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At 9:44pm on June 27, 2009, Miami101 said…
Not sure if it is O.K., but want to post your information on a few other sites I visit in hopes to get support. I really hope this happens. Once again thank you for the information. I will make sure to move it alone, and visit the site tonight.
 
 
 

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