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Frigate Bird Sanctuary, Antigua

Frigate Bird Sanctuary - Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda
Frigate Bird Sanctuary
Codrington Lagoon, Codrington, Antigua and BarbudaMap
Northwest Barbuda
+1 268 462 0480 (Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Island of Barbuda
Overview

Barbuda has the largest nesting colony of frigate birds in the Caribbean. The five species of frigate bird can be traced back over 50 million years, making them the oldest surviving avian species. Known for their aerial prowess, they snatch the catches of other seabirds, earning them the nickname "Man o' War." The sanctuary is situated in Codrington Lagoon and can only be visited by boat. Tickets can be purchased at the wharf, but you must arrange a tour with a local boatperson in advance.

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