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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 934 participants 2,831 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

Black-necked grebe Desmond.E.S.O 6 3 Black-necked grebe
Red-breasted merganser Desmond.E.S.O 1 0 Red-breasted merganser
Red knot Desmond.E.S.O 1 0 Red knot
Dunlin Desmond.E.S.O 1 0 Dunlin
Black-bellied plover (Non-breeding) Desmond.E.S.O 2 3 Black-bellied plover (Non-breeding)
Red Abalone Animalia 1 1 Red Abalone
Anna's hummingbird npfares 0 1 Anna's hummingbird
Heermann's gull Desmond.E.S.O 4 1 Heermann's gull
Cassin's auklet Desmond.E.S.O 0 5 Cassin's auklet
Spiny Dogfish Jellis 1 0 Spiny Dogfish
Long-billed Curlews JoshuaGSmith 3 8 Long-billed Curlews
Kelp Rockfish Kiloueka 1 0 Kelp Rockfish
Sea Hare matteo76 1 0 Sea Hare
Black Skimmer JoshuaGSmith 0 2 Black Skimmer
Beach Sand Verbena matteo76 2 0 Beach Sand Verbena
Raven eating ground squirrel(Otospermophilus beecheyi) KarenSaxton 1 0 Raven eating ground squirrel(Otospermophilus beecheyi)
Allen's hummingbird Desmond.E.S.O 1 0 Allen's hummingbird
California King Snake Gael 0 2 California King Snake
Round stingray EmilieWatchesTrees 2 0 Round stingray
Unknown spotting KatKiloueka 1 0 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 3 0 Unknown spotting
Harbor seal pup KelseyEvans-Layng 1 0 Harbor seal pup
Short-billed Dowitcher Desmond.E.S.O 2 2 Short-billed Dowitcher
Desert Cottontail npfares 0 0 Desert Cottontail
Desert cottontail EmilieWatchesTrees 6 0 Desert cottontail
Elephant seal EmilieWatchesTrees 1 0 Elephant seal
Turkey vultures Gael 0 0 Turkey vultures
Green heron EmilieWatchesTrees 1 0 Green heron
Chiton Kiloueka 2 1 Chiton
Chiton Kiloueka 5 2 Chiton
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 6 3 Unknown spotting
Light-footed clapper rail EmilieWatchesTrees 3 0 Light-footed clapper rail
Forster's Tern EmilieWatchesTrees 3 0 Forster's Tern
Forster's Tern EmilieWatchesTrees 3 0 Forster's Tern
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 3 1 Unknown spotting
Red Rock Crab Kiloueka 3 2 Red Rock Crab
Striped Shore Crab Kiloueka 1 0 Striped Shore Crab
Western Grebe Kiloueka 4 0 Western Grebe
California ground squirrel EmilieWatchesTrees 1 0 California ground squirrel
Ruddy duck EmilieWatchesTrees 0 0 Ruddy duck
Western side-blotched lizard EmilieWatchesTrees 0 0 Western side-blotched lizard
Forster's tern EmilieWatchesTrees 0 1 Forster's tern
Forster's tern EmilieWatchesTrees 0 0 Forster's tern
Risso's Dolphin Kiloueka 2 0 Risso's Dolphin
Bat Ray Kiloueka 9 0 Bat Ray
Great Blue Heron Kiloueka 1 0 Great Blue Heron
Red-Throated Loon Kiloueka 0 0 Red-Throated Loon
California Gull Kiloueka 0 1 California Gull
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 1 3 Unknown spotting
Unknown spotting Kiloueka 2 2 Unknown spotting

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