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Alligator Point CWA

CWA boundary:

Alligator Boundary Map

County: Franklin

Total Area: 145 acres

Closure Dates: February 15 - August 31

Focal Species: Snowy plover, Wilson’s plover, American oystercatcher, least tern, willet.

This CWA is located within The Nature Conservancy’s Phipps Preserve which is closed to public access. Emergent lands are posted each spring to protect nesting shorebirds, such as the state-threatened American oystercatcher.

Alligator Oyster Catchers (Birds)