Biscayne Bay


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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Biscayne Bay

(bĭskān`), shallow, narrow inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, c.40 mi (60 km) long, SE Fla. Famous resort areas, including Miami and Miami Beach, are on the NW and NE respectively. Tourism is the economic mainstay. Many varieties of tropical fish as well as sponges, sea turtles, and the endangered manatee inhabit the waters of the bay. Biscayne National Park, originally Biscayne National Monument (est. 1968), is at its southern end (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Biscayne Bay is made up of two parts: South Biscayne Bay and North Biscayne Bay.
An upstream water management system, the Central and Southern Florida Project, discharges fresh water into south Biscayne Bay at several locations.
Water samples taken from several research wells on the Biscayne Bay floor between August 2002 and March 2004 were much less salty than water in the bay itself.
The 24-inch steel casings were fabricated onshore, then towed into Biscayne Bay where they were attached to the HDD pullback assembly.
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The day after the auditions, finalists looked forward to video viewings and conferences with the judges, and to a moonlight cruise on Biscayne Bay.
MIAMI -- Terra Group's 900 Biscayne Bay luxury residences are now completely sold, which marks the highly-anticipated sellout of the property that played such an iconic role in the revitalization of the area comprised of American Airlines Arena, Bicentennial Park and the Adrienne Arsht Center.
Biscayne Bay sits about 10 minutes away from my doorstep and I like to to pay her a visit from time to time.
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