photo raccoon
South Florida Water
Management District
- Raccoon

Opportunities for bird watching abound at Little Gator Creek.

Most of the area is forested and supports breeding populations of summer tanagers, Carolina chickadees, yellow-throated warblers, and blue gray gnat catchers. Alligators and raccoons are common on Little Gator Creek.

 

Wildlife Viewing Tips



FWC Facts:
The spatulate bill of the roseate spoonbill has sensitive nerve endings that help it detect prey, and the shape helps the bird move sediment and catch the prey.

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