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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 919 participants 2,556 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-crowned night heron juvenile Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Black-crowned night heron juvenile
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher Jellis 19 10 Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
gray Jay KarenSaxton 4 1 gray Jay
California sea lion npfares 1 0 California sea lion
Northern Elephant Seal Pups Play Fighting misako 3 0 Northern Elephant Seal Pups Play Fighting
Northern Elephant Seal Pups misako 3 2 Northern Elephant Seal Pups
Western Snowy Plover misako 4 2 Western Snowy Plover
American Coot npfares 0 0 American Coot
California sea lion with octopus prey GarySkipper 3 0 California sea lion with octopus prey
Brown Pelican npfares 0 0 Brown Pelican
Long-Billed Dowitcher misako 3 0 Long-Billed Dowitcher
Ring-billed Gull npfares 0 0 Ring-billed Gull
Unknown spotting npfares 0 1 Unknown spotting
N American River Otter KarenSaxton 5 3 N American River Otter
Brandt's cormorant Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Brandt's cormorant
House Sparrow Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 House Sparrow
Anna's hummingbird male Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Anna's hummingbird male
Brewer's blackbird (female) Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Brewer's blackbird (female)
Brewer's blackbird (male) Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Brewer's blackbird (male)
Brown-headed cowbird Marta RubioTexeira 0 0 Brown-headed cowbird
Snowy Egret npfares 0 0 Snowy Egret
California Sea Lions Marta RubioTexeira 3 0 California Sea Lions
Gulf fritillary Marta RubioTexeira 2 3 Gulf fritillary
Hermann's gull Marta RubioTexeira 1 0 Hermann's gull
Black-Necked Stilts RobinGraves 5 2 Black-Necked Stilts
Common Murre StirredMocha 1 1 Common Murre
Brown pelican AlexanderKaliczak 0 4 Brown pelican
Coast Garter Snake AlexanderKaliczak 0 1 Coast Garter Snake
California Sea Lions misako 1 0 California Sea Lions
ridgway's rail GarySkipper 2 1 ridgway's rail
Great blue heron AlexanderKaliczak 3 2 Great blue heron
Black Oystercatcher AlexanderKaliczak 2 0 Black Oystercatcher
Great-tailed Grackle (female) npfares 0 0 Great-tailed Grackle (female)
Starburst Anemone AlexanderKaliczak 1 0 Starburst Anemone
Wrentit npfares 0 0 Wrentit
Brewer's Blackbird (female) npfares 0 0 Brewer's Blackbird (female)
Double-crested Cormorant npfares 0 0 Double-crested Cormorant
Topsmelt StirredMocha 1 0 Topsmelt
Reddish Egret JoshuaGSmith 1 0 Reddish Egret
Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon) npfares 0 0 Dark-eyed Junco (Oregon)
Black-necked Stilt StirredMocha 1 0 Black-necked Stilt
Black Oystercatcher CindyBinghamKeiser 3 0 Black Oystercatcher
Pigeon Guillemot CindyBinghamKeiser 3 0 Pigeon Guillemot
Wandering Tattler Jellis 1 0 Wandering Tattler
Unknown spotting andyarct 2 1 Unknown spotting
Spotted Tussock Moth Caterpillar Max Brodie 2 0 Spotted Tussock Moth Caterpillar
Bat Ray StirredMocha 3 0 Bat Ray
Yellow Bush Lupine StirredMocha 1 0 Yellow Bush Lupine
Western Gull CindyBinghamKeiser 2 0 Western Gull
Lizard Tail StirredMocha 4 2 Lizard Tail

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