November 29, 2012

Big Cypress Reservation, Florida

Photograph by Jack Dykinga, National Geographic

Duckweed swirls in the swampy waters of the Big Cypress Reservation, approximately 2,000 acres of restored wetland neighboring Florida’s Everglades. The state’s Seminole Indians developed the initiative to revive the land, home to deer, Florida panthers, and other indigenous species.

Photo Gallery: Everglades National Park >>

Family Trip: Everglades National Park >>

Welcome to Travel 365. We've taken Travel Photo of the Week and made it better: bigger, bolder, and new every day. Check in each day, share your favorites, join the discussion—and start your vacation planning.

Take a Nat Geo Trip

Select a destination or trip type to find a trip:

See All Trips »

Join Nat Geo Travel's Communities




2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

  • Picture of a volcano on Reunion Island

    Who Will Win?

    Browse photos of nature, cities, and people and share your favorite photos.