The following are lists of some of the animals and plants that can be found in the Barley Barber Swamp and Martin Reservoir:

Birds

  • American redstartanhinga
  • barn owl
  • barred owl
  • belted kingfisher
  • black and white warblerblack vulture
  • blue jay
  • boar-tailed grackle
  • cardinal
  • Carolina wren     
  • catbird
  • cattle egret
  • common moorhen
  • common yellowthroat
  • cormorant
  • great blue heron
  • great horned owl
  • greater yellowlegs
  • green heron

Reptiles and amphibians

  • kestrel
  • little blue heron
  • loggerhead shrike
  • marsh hawk
  • meadowlark
  • mockingbird
  • mottled duck
  • pied-billed grebe
  • pileated woodpecker
  • red-bellied woodpecker
  • red-tailed hawk
  • red-winged blackbird
  • southern bald eagle
  • tri-colored heron
  • turkey vulture
  • white ibis
  • white pelican
  • white-eyed vireo
  • wood stork
  • yellow-billed cuckoo

Mammals

  • armadillo
  • bobcat
  • cotton mouse
  • deer
  • eastern gray squirrel
  • Florida panther
  • gray fox
  • marsh hare
  • opossum
  • raccoon
  • river otter
  • striped skunk

Plants

  • bald cypress
  • Boston fern
  • bracken fern
  • butterfly orchid
  • cabbage palm
  • canana lily
  • Dahoon holly
  • lichens
  • live oak
  • moss
  • needle-leaved air plant
  • poison ivy
  • pond apple
  • resurrection fern
  • royal fern
  • shoestring fern
  • stiff-leaved wild pine
  • strangler fig
  • strap fern
  • wild coffee

 

  • kestrel
  • little blue heron
  • loggerhead shrike
  • marsh hawk
  • meadowlark
  • mockingbird
  • mottled duck
  • pied-billed grebe
  • pileated woodpecker
  • red-bellied woodpecker
  • red-tailed hawk
  • red-winged blackbird
  • southern bald eagle
  • tri-colored heron
  • turkey vulture
  • white ibis
  • white pelican
  • white-eyed vireo
  • wood stork
  • yellow-billed cuckoo