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Species found at Viewing Site

Carrizo Plain National Monument  - Site # 48

Species:
Seen:
Locations:
Present Season:
Season View:
Reliable:

American Avocet American Avocet American Avocet
Species:American Avocet
Seen:Yes
Locations:Around Soda Lake when filled with water.
Present Season:W
Season View:W
Reliable:Good

Species:American Badger
Seen:Yes
Locations:Along Soda Lake Road.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Poor

Coyote at Point Reyes. Photo by Jen Joynt Coyote
Species:Coyote
Seen:Yes
Locations:Along Soda Lake Road.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Elk-bugling Bugling Roosevelt Elk at Redwood National and State Parks. Photo by Amanda Alaniz Elk at Tule Lake NWR. Photo by Ryan Johnson Tule Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore. Photo by Alex Fisher
Species:Elk
Seen:Yes
Locations:In the foothills and valley floor.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:W
Reliable:Poor

Species:Giant Kangaroo Rat
Seen:Yes
Locations:Along Soda Lake Road.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

San Joaquin Kit Fox
Species:Kit Fox
Seen:Yes
Locations:Along Soda Lake Road.
Present Season: Yr
Season View: Yr
Reliable:Poor

Photo by Joe DeFao
Species:Long-Billed Curlew
Seen:Yes
Locations:Around Soda Lake when filled with water.
Present Season:W
Season View:W
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:In the shrublands around Soda Lake during dry years.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Poor

Species:Prairie Falcon
Seen:Yes
Locations:Throughout area.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Poor

Species:Pronghorn
Seen:Yes
Locations:In the foothills and valley floor, especially along Soda Lake Road.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Excellent

Watch for red-tailed hawks on the look out for prey in Death Valley National Park.Photo by Gerry Wolfe
Red tail hawk at Laguna, 9-29-08
Species:Red-Tailed Hawk
Seen:Yes
Locations:Throughout area.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Species:Rough-Legged Hawk
Seen:Yes
Locations:Throughout area.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Good

Species:Short-Eared Owl
Seen:Yes
Locations:In the shrublands around Soda Lake during dry years.
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Yr
Reliable:Poor

Wilbur Hot Springs Rattle
Species:Western Rattlesnake
Seen:Yes
Locations:Anywhere
Present Season:Yr
Season View:Sp,Su
Reliable:Good