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Cayo Costa History

Accessible only by boat, Cayo Costa comes alive when happy people step into the sunshine with their colorful bags laden … Continue

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Cabbage Key

Cabbage Key lies one mile east of Cayo Costa’s southern end. Mangroves and cabbage palms cover its 111 acres. Shell … Continue

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Useppa Island in the Historic Era

Ten years ago archaeologists excavating on Useppa’s Calusa Ridge uncovered fragments of ceramics known as Whieldonware and Jasperware, suggesting an … Continue

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Part Island

Visitors to Pineland can view Part Island directly from the observation pier at the Randell Research Center. It is visible … Continue