Dry Tortugas National Park

National Park
Record Public

Description

This area is a national park of the United States of America, in the state of Florida. The Dry Tortugas is a small archipelago of coral islands in the Gulf of Mexico.
In the area there are the following habitats:.sea area, reefs, sandy beaches, and scrubs.

Ornithological importance

In this area there is a record of 299 species, of which 7 species nest. The breeding species are Sooty Tern (Sterna fuscata), Brown Noddy (Anous stolidus), Magnificent Frigatebird (Fregata magnificens), Masked Booby (Sula dactylatra), Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), Roseate Tern (Sterna dougallii), and Mourning Dove (Zenaida macroura).

Geographic information

24.628588°, -82.873287°
0.420km²

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Conservation status

  • National Park
    • Dry Tortugas National Park
      Yes
      100.00
Information in English
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  • Dry Tortugas National Park Bird checklist, National Park Service, Florida National Parks & Monuments
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