Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge, Cabo Rojo

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Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge (Spanish: Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre de Cabo Rojo) is an 1,836-acre National Wildlife Refuge located in southwestern Puerto Rico, in the municipality of Cabo Rojo. The refuge is a habitat for number of native bird species including the endangered yellow-shouldered blackbird, locally known as mariquita de Puerto Rico or capitán. Many birds find their way to the refuge while migrating between North and South America, and more than 118 bird species have been recorded near the area.

The Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge is administered as part of the Caribbean Islands National Wildlife complex.
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  • Disappointed to learn that the Visitors Center is closed for rehab. We had wanted to go bird watching in the Reserve. The signs by the road indicate that it is open from 9-4. The only part of the... 
    Disappointed to learn that the Visitors Center is closed for rehab. We had wanted to go bird watching in the Reserve. The signs by the road indicate that it is open from 9-4. The only part of the...  more »
  • Lovely- on one side tidelands and the other, ocean.. The road is closed some of the time so its a hike inside- and with the sun beating down on you, you need water and decent shoes. Some people... 
    Lovely- on one side tidelands and the other, ocean.. The road is closed some of the time so its a hike inside- and with the sun beating down on you, you need water and decent shoes. Some people...  more »

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