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Some of the State Parks of Florida

 

Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge, Florida

The Lower Suwannee National Wildlife Refuge lies on both the North and South bank of the river, unfortunately intermittent rain once again dashed my plans to travel both banks and I only traveled…Continue reading

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DeLeon Springs State Park, DeLeon, Florida

IMG_20150306_113652Native people known as the Mayaca lived here for at least 6,000 years. Pedro Menendez, the founder of St. Augustine in 1565, first described the Mayaca after an encounter with them several miles north near Lake George, in 1566…

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