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Species found at Viewing Site

Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges  - Site # 104

American Avocet American Avocet
Species:American Avocet
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, shallow ponds
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Excellent

American White Pelicans at Ahjumawi Lava Springs State Park. Photo by Jim Duckworth American White Pelicans at Anderson Marsh Natural Preserve. Photo by Harvey Abernathey Pelicans at Elkhorn Slough. Photo by Jim Duckworth
Species:American White Pelican
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Good

American Wigeon. Photo by Christine Hansen
Species:American Wigeon
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and marshes
Present Season:Sp,F
Season View:Sp,F
Reliable:Good

Bald Eagle - Indian Valley Bald Eagle Nest at Lower Klamath Basin NWR. Photo by Doug Froning
Species:Bald Eagle
Seen:Yes
Locations:Trees, telephone poles, on the ice near open water
Present Season:Yr
Season View:W,Sp
Reliable:Excellent

Species:Barn Owl
Seen:Yes
Locations:Rocky cliff areas
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Species:Barn Owl
Seen:Yes
Locations:Rocky cliff areas
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Species:Barrow's Goldeneye
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:W
Season View:W
Reliable:Good

Black-necked Stilt. Photo by Lew Milligan
Species:Black-Necked Stilt
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, shallow ponds
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp
Reliable:Good

Photo by Mike Warner
Species:California Towhee
Seen:Yes
Locations:Behind visitor center and high desert sagebrush areas
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Species:Canada Goose
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and fields
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Excellent

Species:Caspian Tern
Seen:Yes
Locations:Skimming over open water
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Good

Cinnamon Teal Drakes at Sacramento NWR. Photo by Phil Robertson Cinnamon Teal at Sacramento NWR. Photo by Claire Ames
Species:Cinnamon Teal
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water, marshes, canals
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Good

Species:Clark's Grebe
Seen:Yes
Locations:Deep open water
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Poor

Species:Common Goldeneye
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:W
Season View:W
Reliable:Good

Species:Eared Grebe
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and canals
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Excellent

Species:Forster's Tern
Seen:Yes
Locations:Skimming over open water
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Species:Golden Eagle
Seen:Yes
Locations:Trees, telephone poles, rocky cliffs
Present Season:Yr
Season View:W
Reliable:Poor

Egrets at Bolinas Lagoon. Photo by Harvey Abernathey Great Egret building a nest at Gray Lodge Wildlife Area. Photo by Bruce Johnson Early morning grooming along Morro Bay. Egret at Tijuana Slough. Photo by Gary E.Davis
Species:Great Egret
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, shallow water, canals, fields
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Excellent

Deer at Ahjumawi State Park. Taken from his kayak by Jim Duckworth
Species:Mule Deer
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open fields
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Deer at Ahjumawi State Park. Taken from his kayak by Jim Duckworth
Species:Mule Deer
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open fields
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Northern Harrier hunting at Coyote Hills Regional Park. Photo by Janet Norris Northern Harrier. Photo by Jack Ferrante
Species:Northern Harrier
Seen:Yes
Locations:Soaring over fields and open water
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Excellent

Species:Northern Pintail
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and marshes
Present Season:W,Sp,F
Season View:W,Sp,F
Reliable:Excellent

Pied-Billed Grebe and chick. Photo by Cindy Tucey
Species:Pied-Billed Grebe
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Good

Species:Prairie Falcon
Seen:Yes
Locations:Trees, rocky cliffs, and soaring over fields
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Poor

Species:Pronghorn
Seen:Yes
Locations:Sheepy Ridge and other upland areas
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Species:Pronghorn
Seen:Yes
Locations:Sheepy Ridge and other upland areas
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Species:Ross' S Goose
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and fields
Present Season:W,Sp,F
Season View:W,F
Reliable:Good

Species:Rough-Legged Hawk
Seen:Yes
Locations:Trees, soaring over fields, telephone poles
Present Season:W,F
Season View:W,F
Reliable:Excellent

Sandhill Cranes at Llano Seco Unit of Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Bruce Johnson Sandhill Cranes at Merced National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Gary Powell
Species:Sandhill Crane
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open fields and marsh edge
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,F
Reliable:Poor

Colusa NWR Snow Geese at Sacramento NWR. Photo by Carole Haskell Snow Goose - photo by Steve Emmons
Species:Snow Goose
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water and fields
Present Season:W,Sp,F
Season View:W,Sp,F
Reliable:Excellent

Snowy Egret at Audubon Canyon. Photo by Lyle Madeson Snowy Egret at Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve. Photo by Lyle Madeson Morning rest on Morro Bay Snow Egret
Species:Snowy Egret
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, shallow water, canals, fields
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Good

Sora, photo by Thomas Roach
Species:Sora
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Species:Tricolored Blackbird
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open fields and cattails
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Tundra Swans at Gray Lodge Wildlife Area. Photo by Phil Robertson
Species:Tundra Swan
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:W,F
Season View:W
Reliable:Excellent

Species:Virginia Rail
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Poor

Western Grebe at Anderson Marsh. Photo by Harvey Abernathey Western Grebe at Clear Lake State Park. Photo by Harvey Abernathey
Species:Western Grebe
Seen:Yes
Locations:Deep open water
Present Season:Sp,Su,F
Season View:Sp,Su,F
Reliable:Good

White Faced Ibis, by Cathy Cooper
Species:White-Faced Ibis
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, flooded fields and pastures
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Good

Species:Wilson's Phalarope
Seen:Yes
Locations:Open water
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp
Reliable:Poor

Species:Yellow-Headed Blackbird
Seen:Yes
Locations:Marshes, cattails and open fields
Present Season:Sp,Su
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Good