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Featured Wildlife

Red-billed tropicbird


The red-billed tropicbird can be identified by its red bill in combination with its white tail streamers. The red-billed tropicbird can reach speeds of 44 kilometres (27 mi) per hour when flying out at sea.

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Refuge Objectives

Conserve, enhance, restore and protect native wildlife populations and habitat. Conserve and protect cultural resources. Increase public awareness and appreciation for the natural resources of the refuge.

About the Complex

Caribbean Islands National Wildlife Complex

Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Caribbean Islands National Wildlife Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

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