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Unit 1: People Build Communities
Chapter 2: Communities and Geography
Lesson 2: Communities Need Natural Resources
Biography: Marjory Stoneman Douglas
Build a timeline for the life of Marjorie Stoneman Douglas and the Florida Everglades. Show why the Everglades are a special place.
Everglades History: A Closer Look
Here you will find a biographical sketch of Marjory Stoneman Douglas. There is also a collection of information about the Florida Everglades.
Friends of the Everglades
Founded by Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Friends of the Everglades now offers this website which includes a detailed account of the life and work of Ms. Stoneman.
Everglades Case Study
This site focuses on the importance of the Everglades, including its flora, fauna, history, and hydrology. View maps that show how the Everglades ecosystem has changed over time.