A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Spotting

Description:

I'm pretty sure the large tree behind the palms is a type of live oak, but would like a species confirmation.




Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

3 Comments

namitha
namitha 6 years ago

Thank you so much for the info Two Cans .

MaryL
MaryL 6 years ago

A live oak is called 'live' because the leaves are always green and they don't fall off so it is always alive.

namitha
namitha 6 years ago

I am sorry I don't know which tree this is. But is 'live oak' a variety of oak. Why is it called a 'live' oak.

Jacob Gorneau
Spotted by
Jacob Gorneau

Santa Barbara, California, USA

Lat: 34.41, Long: -119.69

Spotted on Jul 2, 2010
Submitted on Dec 8, 2012

Nearby Spottings

Greater White-fronted Goose California Gull Snowy Egret Washington Fan Palm