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Hurricane Irma Update

The Florida Keys was strongly impacted when Hurricane Irma passed through, however the Florida Keys infrastructure is quickly being repaired and is mostly functional with many businesses operational.

The Florida Keys are expected to be fully open for business by October 1st and the Key West Fantasy Fest is set to go ahead as planned!

Don't let your fear of this hurricane's damage deter your Florida Keys vacation plans. Things are getting back to normal and there are lots of great activities happening every day you don't want to miss out on!

The Conch Republic's Spirit Stays Strong!


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Sep 16, 2017

2018 Florida Keys Marathon Events And Dates

Florida Keys marathon race dates and schedule information.

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Sep 16, 2017

2018 Seven Mile Bridge Run, huge Florida Keys Event

Seven Mile Bridge Run, race details and schedule information for this fast and visually stunning Florida Keys event.

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Jul 30, 2017

Sea Turtles Facts And Conservancy Efforts In The Florida Keys

Sea turtles facts on 5 species in Florida Keys, nesting habits and tips on how to protect these endangered species.

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Jul 30, 2017

Sea Sponge, New Face Of Coral Reefs?

Sea sponge, a prehistoric Florida Keys marine animal plays an integral role in coral reef health, but will it change the underwater face of nature?

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Jul 30, 2017

Manatees Facts About Nature's Endangered Mermaids

Manatees, considered mermaids by sailors of old, thrill us today, and these facts provide insight into the dangers threatening the beloved sea cows.

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Jul 30, 2017

Swimming With Dolphins Is A Florida Keys Vacation Adventure

Swimming with dolphins is an interactive Florida Keys vacation adventure, especially when vital dolphin facts and habits are understood.

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Jul 30, 2017

Key Deer Are A Tiny, Endangered Species Of White Tail Deer

Key deer are a tiny, charming, protected species that is totally unique to the Florida Keys.

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Jul 30, 2017

The Endangered Florida Panther Walks The Fine Line Of Survival

The Florida panther, once almost extinct, struggles to make a comeback but it's survival depends on man's ability to forgive it's instinct to kill.

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Jul 30, 2017

American Crocodile Facts & Comparisons To The American Alligator

The American crocodile is solitary, menacing and increasing in numbers, making potential interactions with humans more likely and dangerous.

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Jul 29, 2017

Roseate Spoonbill, An Odd Beauty That's Slowly Rebounding

The Roseate spoonbill, once endangered, is bedecked with brilliant pink plumage, an unusual shovel-shaped beak, and a voice only a mother could love.

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Jul 29, 2017

Anhinga Are Florida's Underwater Fishing Experts

Anhinga are silent underwater fishing experts capable of swimming hundreds of feet before spearfishing their prey.

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Jul 29, 2017

Military Holidays Tips For NAS Key West Vacations

Military holidays MWR lodging choices for NAS Key West, fun things to do plus tips on planning military discount vacations in the Florida Keys.

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Jul 27, 2017

Key West Butterfly Conservatory Is A Vibrant Key West Attraction

Key West Butterfly Conservatory filled with tropical butterflies and exotic birds is a kaleidoscopic Key West museum.

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Jul 27, 2017

Dry Tortugas And Fort Jefferson Trip Add To A Key West Vacation

Dry Tortugas National Park and Fort Jefferson, accessible by Key West seaplanes or Fort Jefferson ferry are a fun, full day Key West attraction.

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Jul 27, 2017

Robert The Doll Is Key West's Most Sinister Non-Human Being

Robert the Doll wasn't welcome at the Artist House, but the Key West ghosts of the East Martello Tower are happiest when he's with them.

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