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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 947 participants 3,002 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

Humpback Whale Steven Sheppard 3 0 Humpback Whale
Fin Whale Steven Sheppard 2 1 Fin Whale
Pink-footed Shearwater Steven Sheppard 1 0 Pink-footed Shearwater
Yellow-crowned Night Heron Ava T-B 1 0 Yellow-crowned Night Heron
By-the-wind-sailor Ava T-B 3 0 By-the-wind-sailor
Crested caracara Marek Koszorek 5 0 Crested caracara
California sea lion Marek Koszorek 11 3 California sea lion
Humpback whale Marek Koszorek 3 0 Humpback whale
Snowy Egret Marek Koszorek 2 0 Snowy Egret
Great frigatebird Marek Koszorek 3 0 Great frigatebird
Brandt's Cormorant Marek Koszorek 4 0 Brandt's Cormorant
California Gull (Juvenile) Marek Koszorek 3 0 California Gull (Juvenile)
Brown pelican Marek Koszorek 9 0 Brown pelican
Brown Booby Marek Koszorek 1 0 Brown Booby
Glaucous-winged Gull Marek Koszorek 2 0 Glaucous-winged Gull
Glaucous-winged Gull Marek Koszorek 0 1 Glaucous-winged Gull
Yellow-crowned Night Heron Marek Koszorek 3 1 Yellow-crowned Night Heron
California Gull (Juvenile) Marek Koszorek 0 0 California Gull (Juvenile)
Green Heron Marek Koszorek 2 1 Green Heron
Great Blue Heron Marek Koszorek 2 0 Great Blue Heron
Osprey Marek Koszorek 2 0 Osprey
Laysan Albatross Marek Koszorek 2 0 Laysan Albatross
Brown Pelican Marek Koszorek 3 1 Brown Pelican
Turkey Vulture Marek Koszorek 3 0 Turkey Vulture
Brandt's Cormorant Marek Koszorek 0 1 Brandt's Cormorant
Least sandpiper Brian38 3 0 Least sandpiper
Greater yellowlegs Brian38 5 0 Greater yellowlegs
Mallard (male) Brian38 5 0 Mallard (male)
Western gull Brian38 2 0 Western gull
Black-necked grebe Brian38 10 5 Black-necked grebe
Surf scoter (female) Brian38 6 0 Surf scoter (female)
Horned lark Brian38 2 0 Horned lark
Say's phoebe Brian38 4 0 Say's phoebe
Bufflehead (male) Brian38 5 0 Bufflehead (male)
Sanderling Brian38 6 3 Sanderling
Sandcastle worm colony Brian38 3 0 Sandcastle worm colony
Black-crowned night heron Brian38 4 2 Black-crowned night heron
Marbled godwit Brian38 11 0 Marbled godwit
Giant spined star Brian38 9 3 Giant spined star
Western raven Brian38 5 0 Western raven
Anna's hummingbird (male) Brian38 10 7 Anna's hummingbird (male)
White-tailed kite Brian38 7 2 White-tailed kite
House finch (male) Brian38 5 0 House finch (male)
Rufous hummingbird Brian38 7 4 Rufous hummingbird
Reddish egret Brian38 9 5 Reddish egret
Wrentit Brian38 6 0 Wrentit
Black oystercatcher Brian38 3 0 Black oystercatcher
Royal tern Brian38 4 0 Royal tern
Pacific Black Brant Brian38 5 0 Pacific Black Brant
Yellow-crowned night heron Brian38 3 0 Yellow-crowned night heron

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