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Mangrove islands serve as rookeries for many threatened and endangered species such as the great white heron (Ardea herodias occidentalis). Many of the islands in the Florida Keys are zoned for protection of the nesting birds by both the National Park Service and the National Wildlife Refuges. (photo: Paige Gill - Florida Keys NMS)

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