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Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Distant view of male in breeding plumage.

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Pied-billed Grebe Podilymbus podiceps

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Immature. Distant view.

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skunkweed Navarretia squarrosa

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Spent.

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Acmon Blue Plebejus acmon

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Female.

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Variegated Meadowhawk Sympetrum corruptum

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

My best guess.

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Muhlenberg's centaury Zeltnera muehlenbergii

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Several colonies.

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Wilson's Warbler Cardellina pusilla

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Singing but shy.

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Pacific Salmon and Trout Genus Oncorhynchus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Fingerlings.

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California Sister Adelpha californica

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Sunning.

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Serpula

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

In tide pool. Tube casting?

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Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Mixed with Redwings.

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Hooker's evening primrose Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Full bloom. Likely planted here, but abundant along Hwy 1.

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Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Immature.

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Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Pair.

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Several colonies.

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Pigeon Guillemot Cepphus columba

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Abundant.

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Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Male.

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Vesicled Rockweeds Genus Fucus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

In tide pool.

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Striped Shore Crab Pachygrapsus crassipes

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Many in tide pools.

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Pelagic Cormorant Phalacrocorax pelagicus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Feeding. Also some seen in mixed flock with Brandt's Cormorant and Brown Pelicans.

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Brandt's Cormorant Phalacrocorax penicillatus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Mixed flock.

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Orange Bush Monkeyflower Mimulus aurantiacus

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Full bloom.

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Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

With young.

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Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Large flock, also mixed with Western Gulls.

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Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Several seen.

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Harbor Seal Phoca vitulina

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Basking.

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Gumplant Genus Grindelia

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Full bloom and bud.

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hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Full bloom.

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Docks Genus Rumex

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Growing on cliff.

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seaside buckwheat Eriogonum latifolium

Observer

hfabian

Date

July 3, 2015

Description

Full bloom.