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Ivory-billed Woodpecker

Information about recent Ivory-billed Woodpecker sightings in Florida.

Ivory-billed Woodpecker FAQ

Find answers to some of the commonly asked questions regarding possible recent sightings of the ivory-billed woodpecker.

History of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker in Florida

This article contains historical information about the ivory-billed woodpecker, including range, habitat, and past observances.

Advice to Searchers and Birdwatchers

This article provides information and advice to birdwatchers and searchers looking for the Ivory-billed Woodpecker.

Identifying the Ivory-billed Woodpecker and the Pileated Woodpecker

How to Report Ivory-billed Woodpecker Sightings

Have you seen an Ivory-billed Woodpecker in Florida? Find out how to report your information to the sightings database at Cornell University.

Resources and Links

Want to read more about the Ivory-billed Woodpecker? Here are some links to outside sources.


View images of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker and the Pileated Woodpecker.

FWC Facts:
While native to South America, peacock bass have been stocked in South Florida canals and have become a very popular game fish.

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