image of a Northern Mockingbird

Florida’s state bird is the Northern Mockingbird.

American Bird is your resource for discovering all the beautiful and amazing species of birds that currently call the Florida Everglades their home. More than 360 species of birds have been spotted within the Everglades, an area which has often been considered to be one of the most unique and interesting eco-systems in the entire world.

The Florida Everglades are well known for having some of the best birdwatching possibilities in all of North America, and with such a wide variety of species here, you’ll see a little bit of everything – majestic wading birds like the Great White Heron, adorable land birds like the Rock Dove, and much esteemed birds of prey like the Bald Eagle.

We invite you to share in our love for all things bird and Everglades related, so check back often for all the latest news and special species features.