Deerfield Island Park

CWA Boundary:

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County: Broward

Total Area: 56 acres

Closure Dates: Year-round

Focal Species: Gopher tortoise

This park is only accessible by boat.  It hosts one of the last populations of gopher tortoise within the county. Upland areas with suitable tortoise habitat are closed to public access.

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FWC Facts:
Approximately 1.7 million acres of Florida's remaining natural areas have been invaded by nonindigenous plant species, which have degraded and diminished our ecosystem.

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