Wildlife & Habitat

  • Birds

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    The Refuge provides habitat for endangered Hawaiian waterbirds, migratory shorebirds, waterfowl, and seabirds. 

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  • Mammals

    Hawaiian monkseal

    The Hawaiian monk seal and the Hawaiian hoary bat are the only two mammals indigenous to Hawai‘i's terrestrial environment.

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  • Reptiles


    The two types of sea turtles most frequently observed in Hawai‘i are the green turtle and the hawksbill turtle.

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  • Threatened and Endangered Species


    Conservation of wildlife species that are endangered or threatened is a key goal of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Many such species occur at James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge. Our management practices take into account species listed by both State and Federal governments. 

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