Important Bird Areas

Altamaha Waterfowl Management Area


The site is composed of the Altamaha River estuary, river swamps, rice fields. This area is important for rare birds, including black and yellow rails, white pelicans, and black-bellied whistling ducks.

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Ornithological Summary

Sighting Source Key: 1=published reports,; 2=surveys (CBC; BBS; etc.); 3=personal observations; 4=other sources (specify)


State-owned Waterfowl Management Area


Herbacious Upland described as "Other" is a field.