CWA boundary:

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County: Monroe

Total Area: 1 acre

Closure Dates: April 1 – August 31

Focal Species: Roseate tern

Pelican Shoal is currently submerged. Until a few years ago, it hosted the only ground-nesting colony of roseate terns in the state.

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FWC Facts:
Approximately 1.7 million acres of Florida's remaining natural areas have been invaded by nonindigenous plant species, which have degraded and diminished our ecosystem.

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