Great Blue Heron surveys the moat.


The salt marshes and upland areas of Fort Pulaski National Monument support many species of wildlife. If lucky you may catch a glimpse of one of the 11 Protected Species that have been identified at the park. These are: American oystercatcher, bald eagle, gull-billed tern, least tern, loggerhead sea turtle, manatee, peregrine falcon, piping plover, swallow-tailed kite, Wilson's plover and woodstork.

Click on the links at left to learn more about the varied wildlife that call Fort Pulaski National Monument home.

White-tailed deer on Cockspur Island

White-tailed deer found throughout Cockspur Island.


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