• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.


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Birds, Butterflies, and Dragonflies

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Fort George Island Bird, Butterfly, and Dragonfly Sightings 2007

This checklist, maintained by Park Ranger Roger Clark, includes over 191 birds and 70 butterflies, moths, dragonflies, and damselflies. Updated 12/14/07. Visit this site again for a new list for the New Year.

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Fort George Island Bird, Butterfly, and Dragonfly Sightings 2008

This checklist by Park Ranger Roger Clark includes sightings from January to December 2008.

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Did You Know?

Male painted bunting, photographed by Roger Clark

Painted Buntings return to nest within the boundaries of the Timucuan Preserve each year in late April. More...