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Ambergris (or, ambra grisea, ambre gris), ambergrease, or grey amber, is a solid, waxy, flammable substance of a dull grey or blackish colour produced in the digestive system of sperm whales.
Alvaro Mexia was a 17th-century Spanish explorer and cartographer of the east coast of Florida.
Barrier islands are coastal landforms and a type of dune system that are exceptionally flat or lumpy areas of sand that form by wave and tidal action parallel to the mainland coast.
Biscayne Bay (Bahía Vizcaína in Spanish) is a lagoon that is approximately long and up to wide located on the Atlantic coast of South Florida, United States.
Brevard County is a county in the U.S. state of Florida.
A cacique (feminine form: cacica) is a leader of an indigenous group, derived from the Taíno word kasikɛ for the pre-Columbian tribal chiefs in the Bahamas, the Greater Antilles, and the northern Lesser Antilles.
Cape Canaveral, from the Spanish Cabo Cañaveral, is a cape in Brevard County, Florida, United States, near the center of the state's Atlantic coast.
Charleston is the oldest and largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Charlton W. Tebeau (1904–2000) was a prominent American historian of Florida.
Chitimacha is a language isolate historically spoken by the Chitimacha people of Louisiana, United States.
Chrysobalanus icaco, the cocoplum, paradise plum, abajeru or icaco, is found near sea beaches and inland throughout tropical Africa, tropical Americas and the Caribbean, and in southern Florida and the Bahamas.
Coccoloba uvifera is a species of flowering plant in the buckwheat family, Polygonaceae, that is native to coastal beaches throughout tropical America and the Caribbean, including southern Florida, the Bahamas, the Greater and Lesser Antilles, and Bermuda.
Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
Florida (Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.
Havana (Spanish: La Habana) is the capital city, largest city, province, major port, and leading commercial center of Cuba.
Hawaiʻi is the largest island located in the U.S. state of Hawaii.
The Indian River is a long brackish lagoon in Florida, and is part of the Indian River Lagoon system, which in turn forms part of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway.
Indian River County is a county located in the Treasure Coast region of the U.S. state of Florida.
The Jaega (also Jega, Xega, Jaece, Geiga, Jobe) were a tribe of Native Americans living along the coast of present-day Martin County and Palm Beach County, Florida at the time of initial European contact, and until the 18th century.
Jonathan Dickinson (1663–1722) was a merchant from Port Royal, Jamaica who was shipwrecked on the southeast coast of Florida in 1696, along with his family and the other passengers and crew members of the ship.
Jupiter is the northernmost town in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States.
Laguncularia racemosa, the white mangrove, is a species of flowering plant in the leadwood tree family, Combretaceae.
Lake George or Lake Welaka is a broad and shallow brackish lake on the St. Johns River in the U.S. state of Florida.
This is a list of Native American peoples in the United States.
Martin County is a county located in the Treasure Coast region in the state of Florida, in the United States.
Mayaca was the name used by the Spanish to refer to a Native American tribe in central Florida, to the principal village of that tribe and to the chief of that village in the 1560s.
Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.
The Old Bahama Channel (Canal Viejo de Bahama) is a strait of the Caribbean region, between Cuba and the Bahamas.
Pedro de Ibarra was a Spanish general who served as a Royal Governor of Spanish Florida (1603 – 1610).
Pedro Menéndez de Avilés (15 February 1519 – 17 September 1574) was a Spanish admiral and explorer from the region of Asturias, Spain, who is remembered for planning the first regular trans-oceanic convoys and for founding St. Augustine, Florida, in 1565.
Ponce de León Island was a proposed name for the long, barrier island stretching from Cape Canaveral to Sebastian Inlet in Brevard County in central Florida, located on the Atlantic Ocean.
The Province of Carolina was an English and later a British colony of North America.
Serenoa repens, commonly known as saw palmetto, is the sole species currently classified in the genus Serenoa.
Slavery in the United States was the legal institution of human chattel enslavement, primarily of Africans and African Americans, that existed in the United States of America in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state mostly located on the Iberian Peninsula in Europe.
The Spanish Empire (Imperio Español; Imperium Hispanicum), historically known as the Hispanic Monarchy (Monarquía Hispánica) and as the Catholic Monarchy (Monarquía Católica) was one of the largest empires in history.
Spanish or Castilian, is a Western Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native speakers in Latin America and Spain.
The Tequesta (also Tekesta, Tegesta, Chequesta, Vizcaynos) Native American tribe, at the time of first European contact, occupied an area along the southeastern Atlantic coast of Florida.
This is a timeline of the U.S. state of Florida.
Tobacco is a product prepared from the leaves of the tobacco plant by curing them.
The United States Board on Geographic Names (BGN) is a federal body operating under the United States Secretary of the Interior.
Yucca is a genus of perennial shrubs and trees in the family Asparagaceae, subfamily Agavoideae.