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Swampland in Florida
Florida swamps include a variety of wetland habitats. Because of its high water table, substantial rainfall, and often flat geography, the U.S. state of Florida has a proliferation of swamp areas, some of them unique to the state.
Swamp types in Florida include:
Notable swamps [edit ] Animal species [edit ]
Rare animals inhabiting swamps include the
Florida panther, an endangered subspecies of cougar ( ). Puma concolor Plant species [edit ]
This section is empty. You can help by adding to it. (May 2012) Folklore [edit ] Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at Florida Field, University of Florida's football stadium is popularly known as "The Swamp". Gainesville, home of the Florida Gators, is also home to Swamp Head Brewery. Swamp Cabbage (band) is a swamp blues band founded by a guitarist from Jacksonville. References [edit ] External links [edit ]