by Thomas W. Schmidt, Marine Biologist, National Park Service, South Florida Natural Resource Center, Everglades National Park
and Linda Pikula, NOAA Regional Librarian, NOAA Miami Regional Library
This database covers the Dry Tortugas National Park, seven small islands located 110km west of Key West, Florida in the eastern Gulf of Mexico (view location map). A broad range of marine and terrestrial topics are covered, including vegetation, marine algae, invertebrates, sea water composition, and geology. The bibliographic references contained in this database are primarily dated from 1875 to 2005. For more information on the Dry Tortugas virtual library, please contact Thomas Schmidt or Linda Pikula.
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