CWA boundary:



County: Monroe

Total Area: 1 acre

Closure Dates: April 1 – August 31

Focal Species: Roseate tern

Pelican Shoal is currently submerged. Until a few years ago, it hosted the only ground-nesting colony of roseate terns in the state.


FWC Facts:
Florida is a peninsula, which contributes to the number of invasive species affecting our ecosystem.

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