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Sea Otter Enhydra lutris

Observer

jaykeller

Date

September 29, 2012 04:36 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Sea Stars Class Asteroidea

Observer

lisab

Date

January 21, 2015

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Sea Lemon Peltodoris nobilis

Observer

lisab

Date

January 21, 2015

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Observer

lisab

Date

January 21, 2015

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Opalescent nudibranch Hermissenda crassicornis

Observer

lisab

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

Spotted this little guy just before low tide on the last day of king tides.

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Seals Family Phocidae

Observer

dlgreen2

Date

January 21, 2015

Description

Over 200 seals in a group stationary in the water resting and getting sun. Others swimming around the shore.

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Say's Phoebe Sayornis saya

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:35 AM PST

Description

Diving for bugs over the beach sand.

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Wandering Tattler Tringa incana

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:38 AM PST

Description

Apologies for the lousy photo. Plain grey back and yellow legs. Eyestripe. Beak had a darker tip. In company with sandpipers on rocks above water's edge.

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Sanderling Calidris alba

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:42 AM PST

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Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:42 AM PST

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Surfbird Calidris virgata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:42 AM PST

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Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:47 AM PST

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Surf Scoter Melanitta perspicillata

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:54 AM PST

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Black Turnstone Arenaria melanocephala

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:38 AM PST

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Eared Grebe Podiceps nigricollis

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:56 AM PST

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Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:51 AM PST

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Humpback Whale Megaptera novaeangliae

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 10:39 AM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Group of 5-6; photo from shore.

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:53 AM PST

Description

Epitoke - seen from the pier. Apparently being digested by a salp of some sort.

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Salps Order Salpida

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:53 AM PST

Description

Seen from the pier. Apparently digesting a possible epitoke, perhaps Typosyllis nipponica?

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Jellyfish Class Scyphozoa

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 09:53 AM PST

Description

About 4" across, numerous and visible from the pier.

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Brant Branta bernicla

Observer

tomclifton

Date

December 30, 2014 11:22 AM PST

Description

I spotted three on the water off Weston Beach on 12/28/14. Two came in and spent a couple of days in the cove at Weston Beach

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Snow Goose Chen caerulescens

Observer

tomclifton

Date

December 28, 2014 08:55 AM PST

Description

This bird was spotted with some Greater White-fronted, Cackling, and Canada Geese.

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Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius

Observer

tomclifton

Date

December 22, 2014 11:52 AM PST

Description

This was the second Varied Thrush I spotted in the Reserve. It was several weeks after they had been showing up in numbers in Monterey and Carmel Highlands.

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Cassin's Auklet Ptychoramphus aleuticus

Observer

tomclifton

Date

December 9, 2014 02:10 PM PST

Description

Spotted in Whalers Cove near the parking lot. It stayed in the cove for about 15 minutes before flying out to Carmel Bay.

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Pink sand verbena Abronia umbellata

Observer

archduke

Date

April 16, 2014 10:37 AM PDT

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Moonglow Anemone Anthopleura artemisia

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 04:29 PM PST

Description

Large one, about 1.5" across.

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Crabs Infraorder Brachyura

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 02:50 PM PST

Description

Perhaps juvenile Cancer productus? About 1.5" across.

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Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 03:43 PM PST

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Stubby Rose Anemone Urticina coriacea

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 05:07 PM PST

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Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

January 3, 2015 02:26 PM PST