This swamp is in Florida and is a good thing, meaning we don't want to drain it; instead, we want to protect it as a national resource.
The swamps, marshes, and bogs are quite beautiful. I did not expect I would be thinking of the swamp as beautiful before visiting, I was wary of what I might find. But once I was inside, I was struck by its vastness, rich biodiversity, and remoteness.
I am not a naturalist and know very little about the ecosystem of the Big Cypress National Preserve, but if you want to know more, one recommendation is to visiting Clyde Butcher's site https://clydebutcher.com/). Not only is he a passionate advocate for maintaining our natural habitats, but his photographic legacy is considered a national treasure.