Research in the MSD Wilderness

Wilderness and science share a reciprocal bond. Proper management of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Wilderness requires high quality scientific information spanning a wide variety of disciplines. Still, the manner in which research is pursued has the potential to compromise the wilderness values and character we struggle so hard to protect.

Take a moment to learn more about the realities of study in Everglades National Park, and the specific legal and policy considerations that accompany research in a designated wilderness area.

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The Marjory Stoneman Douglas Wilderness: Research

Download this fact sheet in PDF format using the links below.

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Researchers are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the worksheet, and use it as guidance in the development of their project alternatives.

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Instructions are available that provide step by step guidance in the use of the Minimum Requirement Analysis Worksheet.

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Last updated: July 28, 2015

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