Resources and Links

Want to read more about the Ivory-billed Woodpecker? Here are some links to outside sources.

Links to other organizations involved in Ivory-billed Woodpecker recovery effort

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
http://www.fws.gov/ivorybill/

Auburn University
http://www.auburn.edu/academic/science_math/ivorybill/

Cornell University 
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/ivory/

Identifying and Reporting a Sighting to Cornell University
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/ivory/identifying/

Publications

Scientific publication suggesting Ivory-billed Woodpeckers persist in Florida in the Choctawhatchee River

Hill, G. E., D. J. Mennill, B. W. Rolek, T. L. Hicks, and K. A. Swiston. 2006. Evidence suggesting that Ivory-billed Woodpeckers (Campephilus principalis) exist in Florida. Avian Conservation and Ecology - Écologie et conservation des oiseaux 1(3): 2. [online] URL: http://www.ace-eco.org/vol1/iss3/art2



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Red tides have been documented along Florida's Gulf coast since the 1840s and likely occurred earlier. Fish kills around Tampa Bay were mentioned in the logs of Spanish explorers.

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