Is Dry Tortugas worth the money?
Dry Tortugas National Park is fascinating both in its unique marine landscape and its history, and it’s definitely worth the visit. Located at the tip of the Flordia Keys is the stunning Dry Tortugas National Park. It preserves seven breathtaking Dry Tortugas Islands.
Can you scuba dive at Fort Jefferson?
There are dives and snorkeling sites suitable for the beginner or small child (yet satisfying to experienced adults) easily accessible by boat from the park headquarters. Shore diving is limited to the Fort Jefferson and Loggerhead Key area.
Are there sharks in Dry Tortugas?
Nurse sharks went back to Dry Tortugas islands for up to 28 years, new research finds. Some species of shark return to the same breeding grounds for decades at a time, and live longer than previously thought, scientists studying the animals off Florida say.