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Flora and fauna


Flora and Fauna

St. Maarten has a wide variety of different habitats which determine the flora and fauna of the island. The main ones included here can be divided into marine and dry inland areas. The marine areas are the salt ponds and the

lagoons, mangrove swamps, coral reefs, sea grass beds and sandy shores. In the museum you will be able to view  several displays about the above mentioned habitats and what kind of animals and plants live there. For more information go to the menu environment.