Also known as the River of Grass, The Everglades is about 1.5 million acres large. The mosaic of habitats found within the greater Everglades ecosystem support an assemblage of plants and animal species not found elsewhere on the planet. Made up of mainly freshwater the Everglades has brackish water and at its most southern region saltwater. The Largemouth Bass thrive here to large numbers as well as size. Snook, Tarpon, Redfish call this place home as well.