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Is the “National Park Effect” Real?

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Is the “National Park Effect” Real?

When a national monument gains “national park” status, are they guaranteed to receive an immediate boost in attendance in the following years?

Is there such thing as a “National Park Effect?”

What will happen with attendance at the nation's newest National Parks in the next few years?

We attempt to answer the question.

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Dry Tortugas National Park - What to See and Do

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Dry Tortugas National Park - What to See and Do

The Florida Keys are home to one of the most unique and remote national parks in the country, Dry Tortugas National Park. Located about 68 miles west of Key West in the Gulf of Mexico, this 100-square mile park consists almost entirely of water (99%) and a cluster of seven small islands. The pristine waters that surround the islands are a designated wildlife refuge, home to numerous species of colorful reef fish, sea turtles, spiny lobster and other marine creatures.

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