photo of wood stork in tree
David Moynahan

The area is closed to visitors during the wading bird nesting season between mid-February and early June when the young prepare to fledge.



FWC Facts:
The crested caracara is a resident of the prairies and range lands of south-central Fla. This boldly patterned raptor has a crest, naked face, heavy bill and longish neck and legs.

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