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The Dangers of the Lionfish in Florida Waters

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On May 18 and 19, 2019, a record number of lionfish were harvested in Florida waters when anglers harvested 19,167 of them during a two-day event. While these fish are not the only exotic predators in Florida, they are one of the most invasive. The Florida Department of Wildlife has issued a contest running until Labor Day with many people eligible to win many prizes for harvesting this invasive fish...

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Viewing Native Mammals on an Airboat Ride From Orlando

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While most people expect to see a variety of fish, birds, and amphibians on an airboat ride in Orlando, the careful observer may also see a variety of native mammals while on our tour. Since these are wild animals, who do not perform on command, we are never sure who will show up during each Orlando airboat ride. The vast variety keeps it exciting for our captain and our visitors alike...

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Spotting Wild Turkeys in Florida

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If you would prefer to see a wild turkey running across the ground than find one on your Thanksgiving dinner table, then you need to make a trip to Florida. The state is home to two of the five species of wild turkey found in Florida. If you are a hunter, then the great news is that turkey hunting season starts earlier in Florida than it does in most locations, so you may want to plan a Florida turkey hunting vacation...

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Plants to Watch for on Your Orlando Airboat Tour

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While you are likely to see many animals and birds while you are on Orlando airboat tour, you will also be treated to seeing some of the most beautiful plants and flowers that the state has to offer. Learning about them ahead of time will help you enjoy seeing them even more...

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Endangered Animals in Central Florida

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A day at the Central Florida Zoo is a great way to see endangered animals from around the world. You may also see them on airboat rides in Orlando or when you are visiting other Orlando attractions because many live all-around Central Florida. Learn about some endangered animals that call Orlando home...

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The Invasive Species in Florida Dangerous to Florida Wildlife

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In early April 2019, three hunters and a National Park ranger caught a 17-foot Burmese python in Florida. The snake weighing over 140 pounds contained 73 eggs. Since Hurricane Andrew, more than 1,000 Burmese pythons have been caught in Florida...

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The Lifecycle of the American Alligator

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Across the Southern half of the United States, you will find about 5 million alligators. Of that number, about 1.25 million live in Florida. They live in freshwater environments, such as swamps, marshes, rivers, and other wetland environments. When you go on an airboat tour in Orlando, you may see alligators at various stages of their lives...

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Two Rare Bird Species Sighted Near Orlando

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If you love to watch birds and are always looking to see an unusual species, then now is the perfect time to get out in nature on an airboat tour in Orlando. Visitors to the area recently spotted two species of birds that are seldom seen in the Central Florida area...

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What to Expect on an Orlando Airboat Tour

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Even spending just a few hours in nature has been shown to boost the body’s immune system allowing you to fight off many different health conditions ranging from cancer to the common cold. Studies show that getting out into nature is one of the best ways to relieve stress. Bring your family along to build memories that will last through tough times...

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Expert Guide For Your First Airboat Ride in Orlando

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If you're thinking you might need a vacation, then maybe you should book one now! Roll up your sleeves, get on trip advisor and put your family on the next available flight to Orlando! You don't want to miss another opportunity of refreshing body and mind by overworking and saying “we’ll plan a vacation later or next time”...

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Finding the best airboat tours in Orlando: Do’s and Don'ts

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Whether you're looking to explore the rich plant species growing in wild Florida or to observe the rare cohabitation of crocodiles and alligators, planning an airboat tour should be your next line of action. Tourists often make mistakes while choosing the airboat companies...

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6 practical tips to keep you safe during airboat rides

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The Everglades is a rich ecotourism destination boasting beautiful plant species and animals too. Going through the lakes and swamps affords you a unique natural experience only Florida can provide, and there's no better way to see all these than through an airboat ride.Sometimes, tourists anticipate the fun so much that they ignore important safety tips...

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Alligator Laws That You Should Know About

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Florida is a well-known location to find alligators, and with the increasing population of Florida, there is more interaction between humans and alligators. Also, during airboat tours in Orlando, spotting alligators is one of the activities. So, to prevent tourists and Floridians from interacting with the alligators in the wrong way...

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Here are things you would want to know before going on airboat rides in Orlando

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Going across the lake and experiencing the natural habitat of gators and other wildlife sounds like so much fun, and that fun is the main reason why airboat rides in Orlando have become so popular. A lot of people do not mind visiting Florida for the first time to experience the thrills and fun of going on airboat rides in Orlando...

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Tips to convince your boss to take you on an airboat tour in Orlando

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For a lot of people, their daily routine is so rigid that they hardly have anything to look forward to in the day every morning when they wake up. Imagine a routine like this - Wake up; Head to work; Check emails and answer the phone; Stare into space; Go home and repeat all over again the next day. The thing with most employers and business owners is that they are rigid and result-driven...

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3 perks of going on airboat rides in Orlando

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Florida is one of the top destinations that has a bit of everything fun and recreational. From top attraction sites, theme parks to beaches, there are so many things you can engage yourself in to make your visit to Orlando a memorable one. But, by the time you have visited the city about three or four times, you might have gotten tired of the regular things you are used to in Florida...

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What you need to know about Airboat tours in Orlando

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Airboat tours in Orlando are a great way to enjoy the unique scenery of Florida's natural habitat. They can be enjoyed together with loved ones, anytime of the day as well as anytime in a year. It is always exciting and intriguing. As a tourist in Orlando, FL, you can learn more about the eco system, animals, special places and centers, and the beautiful habitat of Florida on your Airboat tours...

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What to expect from Airboat rides in Orlando

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Airboat rides in Orlando are exhilarating rides that cannot be compared to those of other states. This is due to the unique natural habitat of Florida as well as the beautiful scenery of the St. John's river. It is a wonderful aquatic adventure that you can't afford to miss. There are many intriguing sightseeing adventures that Airboat rides in Orlando can give you...

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Three things you could Experience during your Gator Encounter

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We have all almost seen alligators before somehow and somewhere in our immediate and not-so-immediate environments. But have you seen a gator up close before? Knowing that you are safe and that watching it is fun for you. Well, during your airboat tours in Orlando, if you come across the Gators, there are four things you could experience. Let's check them out...

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Understanding the differences between a crocodile and an alligator

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If you ever travel to Florida, if you are not having fun at the beach, you are taking your kids to Disney World or running into alligators everywhere or on airboat rides in Orlando. It, however, surprises a lot of people to find out that alligators are not the only crocodilian species they can find in Florida...

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