Inventory of Threatened and Endangered Species in South Florida National Parks
Glossary of Terms
Threatened - a species, subspecies or isolated population that is very likely to become endangered in the near future unless the species or its habitat is fully protected and managed for its survival
South Florida National Parks:
Special Note: This list includes only Federally listed species, and does not list candidate or state-listed species.
Did You Know?
Mermaid sightings have been reported by sailors throughout history who often blamed the part-woman, part-fish beings for leading them astray. But folklore experts believe that what those sailors were seeing were not mermaids, but rather air-breathing manatees, or their dugong relatives.