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California Coastal Wildlife Watch

California Coastal Wildlife Watch

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California Coastal Wildlife Watch
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Website 927 participants 2,735 spottings

Around the world, coastal ecosystems are known for their unique wildlife. From sea birds to native plant life, every coast has its assortment of interesting organisms. We want to bring awareness to California's beautiful coastal wildlife and also help protect these areas by documenting organisms and reporting any pollution.

California Coastal Wildlife Watch

Lat: 37.00 Long: -120.00

Recent Spottings

Brewer's Blackbird - female npfares 0 0 Brewer's Blackbird - female
California Sea Lion Kiloueka 2 0 California Sea Lion
Harbor Seal Kiloueka 2 0 Harbor Seal
Virginia rail Desmond.E.S.O 3 1 Virginia rail
California Sea Lion Kiloueka 3 0 California Sea Lion
Canary Rockfish Kiloueka 1 0 Canary Rockfish
Ruddy Turnstone Desmond.E.S.O 2 1 Ruddy Turnstone
American white pelican Desmond.E.S.O 1 1 American white pelican
California sea lion Christy Chow 2 0 California sea lion
Willet Desmond.E.S.O 1 0 Willet
Willet Kiloueka 2 1 Willet
Western Gull eating an Ochre Star Kiloueka 1 0 Western Gull eating an Ochre Star
California Gull Kiloueka 1 2 California Gull
Brown Pelican Kiloueka 1 0 Brown Pelican
Kelp Rockfish Kiloueka 0 0 Kelp Rockfish
Bonaparte's Gull Kiloueka 0 0 Bonaparte's Gull
Sanderling Kiloueka 0 1 Sanderling
Varied Carpet Beetle Desmond.E.S.O 0 4 Varied Carpet Beetle
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 0 5 Unknown spotting
California Newt Christy Chow 3 2 California Newt
Unknown spotting TerryBerry 0 0 Unknown spotting
Sea Lions Gael 1 1 Sea Lions
Surf scoter Christy Chow 1 2 Surf scoter
California gull Christy Chow 1 0 California gull
Banana slug Christy Chow 1 0 Banana slug
Great-tailed Grackle coopboop 1 0 Great-tailed Grackle
Red-Tailed Hawk Marta RubioTexeira 10 1 Red-Tailed Hawk
Common Starling Desmond.E.S.O 1 5 Common Starling
Western Pygmy-Blue CindyBinghamKeiser 10 0 Western Pygmy-Blue
House Finch npfares 0 0 House Finch
Skipper Butterfly Marta RubioTexeira 5 0 Skipper Butterfly
White-crowned sparrow Marta RubioTexeira 3 2 White-crowned sparrow
Unknown spotting angela.zumaya 1 0 Unknown spotting
Sea Otter Marta RubioTexeira 14 7 Sea Otter
Spotted Towhee Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Spotted Towhee
Chicory Marta RubioTexeira 2 0 Chicory
Willet Marta RubioTexeira 2 0 Willet
Say's Phoebe Marta RubioTexeira 5 0 Say's Phoebe
California Sea Lion Marta RubioTexeira 5 0 California Sea Lion
Red naped x yellow bellied sapsucker Desmond.E.S.O 3 17 Red naped x yellow bellied sapsucker
Turkey Vulture Marta RubioTexeira 6 5 Turkey Vulture
Red-Shouldered Hawk Marta RubioTexeira 3 0 Red-Shouldered Hawk
Great Egret Marta RubioTexeira 5 0 Great Egret
Pied-billed grebe Marta RubioTexeira 2 1 Pied-billed grebe
Striped shore crab Marta RubioTexeira 4 0 Striped shore crab
Indian Paintbrush Marta RubioTexeira 4 2 Indian Paintbrush
Sea Otters Marta RubioTexeira 9 8 Sea Otters
European searocket Marta RubioTexeira 3 0 European searocket
Ruddy Duck Marta RubioTexeira 5 2 Ruddy Duck
Black-chinned hummingbird Desmond.E.S.O 0 15 Black-chinned hummingbird

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