• Pa-Hay-okee Overlook

    Everglades

    National Park Florida

Shark Valley Sound Gallery

American alligator

American alligator.

NPS photo

Below, listen to the calls of a couple of alligators, various species of frogs and other amphibians, an anhinga, and a great egret. Afterwards, try identifying them for yourself in a game of Name that Tune: Everglades Edition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Acoustic monitoring sites in Everglades National Park.
Acoustic monitoring sites in Everglades National Park.

Did You Know?

Ibis in Flight

In the 1800s John James Audubon noted that the sky was often darkened by the flocks of numerous birds above. Since the early 20th century, around 93% of the wading bird population has vanished. Much of the wildlife left in south Florida depends on Everglades National Park for a home.