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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 887 participants 2,465 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

Great blue heron themidniteramble 1 0 Great blue heron
Pride of Madeira MeganElizabethTenbusch 0 0 Pride of Madeira
Anna's hummingbird nickashforth 5 0 Anna's hummingbird
Red eared slider swampmelissa 1 0 Red eared slider
snowy egret(with sand dab) GarySkipper 1 0 snowy egret(with sand dab)
Sand crab KelseyEvans-Layng 1 0 Sand crab
Centris-Cuckoo Bee CindyBinghamKeiser 2 2 Centris-Cuckoo Bee
Cockerell's Dorid DonnaPomeroy 24 5 Cockerell's Dorid
Sanderling Jellis 2 0 Sanderling
Rough Limpet Jellis 2 7 Rough Limpet
Willet JAG 1 0 Willet
Common Loon (non-breeding) Jellis 2 0 Common Loon (non-breeding)
Tidepool Sculpin Jellis 1 0 Tidepool Sculpin
American Avocet Jellis 4 2 American Avocet
great blue heron with alligator lizard prey GarySkipper 1 0 great blue heron with alligator lizard prey
Brant Goose Jellis 1 0 Brant Goose
Starburst Anemone Jellis 0 2 Starburst Anemone
gray whale GarySkipper 1 0 gray whale
Whimbrel Reza Hashemizadeh 5 2 Whimbrel
Common Piddock or Pacific Mud Piddock mvpogan 1 0 Common Piddock or Pacific Mud Piddock
Willet Reza Hashemizadeh 1 0 Willet
blue footed booby GarySkipper 2 0 blue footed booby
Redhead Duck (male) Jellis 3 2 Redhead Duck (male)
harbor seals GarySkipper 1 0 harbor seals
Great Blue Heron NicoleLook 4 1 Great Blue Heron
Armored sand star mvpogan 4 0 Armored sand star
Unknown spotting Shalyn Najjar 1 1 Unknown spotting
Sea cucumber mvpogan 1 0 Sea cucumber
Unknown spotting nicholasfarias 2 2 Unknown spotting
Abalone CindyBinghamKeiser 1 0 Abalone
reddish egret GarySkipper 3 2 reddish egret
Goose neck barnacle mvpogan 1 0 Goose neck barnacle
Burrowing Owl claunchie 1 2 Burrowing Owl
White-tailed Kite DonnaPomeroy 16 1 White-tailed Kite
Golden-crowned Kinglet DonnaPomeroy 9 1 Golden-crowned Kinglet
Leaf barnacle mvpogan 1 0 Leaf barnacle
Ferruginous Hawk DonnaPomeroy 9 1 Ferruginous Hawk
Savannah Sparrow JAG 2 3 Savannah Sparrow
American White Pelican JAG 2 0 American White Pelican
Nutmeg Mannikin JAG 0 1 Nutmeg Mannikin
loggerhead shrike GarySkipper 2 3 loggerhead shrike
Black-capped Chickadee DonnaPomeroy 1 0 Black-capped Chickadee
Reddish egret EmilieWatchesTrees 1 0 Reddish egret
giant keyhole limpet GarySkipper 1 0 giant keyhole limpet
Ring-necked Duck Jellis 2 3 Ring-necked Duck
Snowy egret EmilieWatchesTrees 4 1 Snowy egret
Brown pelican mvpogan 4 2 Brown pelican
American Wigeon Jellis 1 0 American Wigeon
Cinnamon Teal Jellis 1 0 Cinnamon Teal
Green-winged Teal Jellis 1 0 Green-winged Teal

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Shalyn Najjar JAG Mylène Merlo CCTF
kayjkay JoshuaGSmith swampmelissa jllazer1
Arathia nobaddaysob Kiloueka annika.vawter
Erik6 Juanpablo Liam OBrien KarenPatterson
AdrenaMohtadi bonello.giovanni CaroLinaBon-illa I in Eye  -Jaclynne Cain
EmilieWatchesTrees sjbryantbirdgirl Dr. Richards TerryBerry
MariaSprings Jackie Porcello LauraPound NikoPeters
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