Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Spotted Towhee Pipilo maculatus

Observer

blackcoffee

Date

January 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

cedar waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum

Observer

doomfrog

Date

January 14, 2015 11:51 AM PST

Description

Group observed feeding in nearby bushes

Fungi

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alexc88

Date

December 1, 2013

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern River Otter Lontra canadensis

Observer

john8

Date

November 11, 2009 09:30 AM PST

Description

At Mad River County Park. 11/11/09

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

White-tailed kite Elanus leucurus

Observer

doomfrog

Date

January 7, 2015 10:01 AM PST

Description

Pair spotted hunting in same area

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-necked Phalarope Phalaropus lobatus

Observer

john8

Date

August 26, 2011 08:51 AM PDT

Description

Arcata Marsh

Photos / Sounds

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What

Varied Thrush Ixoreus naevius

Observer

john8

Date

December 17, 2009 12:10 PM PST

Description

Arcata Community Forest

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ruddy Duck Oxyura jamaicensis

Observer

john8

Date

December 18, 2009 02:36 PM PST

Description

Females, at the oxidation ponds at the Arcata Marsh. 12/18/09

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Flicker Colaptes auratus

Observer

john8

Date

March 21, 2010 04:56 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Virginia Rail Rallus limicola

Observer

john8

Date

February 4, 2011 05:39 PM PST

Description

Arcata Marsh

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brown Creeper Certhia americana

Observer

john8

Date

October 4, 2011 04:42 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Palm Warbler Setophaga palmarum

Observer

john8

Date

November 16, 2010 11:07 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis

Observer

john8

Date

November 13, 2010 11:49 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Marsh Wren Cistothorus palustris

Observer

john8

Date

March 27, 2010 04:28 PM PDT

Description

At the oxidation ponds at the Arcata Marsh. 3/27/10

Photos / Sounds

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What

Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus

Observer

john8

Date

March 8, 2010 09:11 AM PST

Description

Near the Log Pond at the Arcata Marsh. 3/8/10

Photos / Sounds

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What

Downy Woodpecker Picoides pubescens

Observer

john8

Date

October 10, 2009 04:59 PM PDT

Description

At the Arcata Marsh. 10/10/09

Photos / Sounds

What

Coast Mole Scapanus orarius

Observer

john8

Date

October 1, 2010 08:22 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Lark Bunting Calamospiza melanocorys

Observer

john8

Date

March 6, 2012 04:45 PM PST

Description

Female, first discovered by me in January, my first significant rarity find (first winter record for NW California). Other people got better photos. eBird checklists: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S10106395 (this sighting), http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S9609418 (original sighting from 1/16/2012).

Photos / Sounds

What

Dusky-capped Flycatcher Myiarchus tuberculifer

Observer

john8

Date

November 25, 2012 09:46 AM PST

Description

Along Zehndner Ave. in Arcata, CA. eBird checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S12154529

Photos / Sounds

What

Baird's Sandpiper Calidris bairdii

Observer

john8

Date

September 3, 2011 04:14 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Salal Gaultheria shallon

Observer

john8

Date

March 9, 2011 03:29 PM PST

Description

Humboldt State University

Photos / Sounds

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What

western skunk cabbage Lysichiton americanus

Observer

john8

Date

March 9, 2011 03:17 PM PST

Description

Humboldt State University

Photos / Sounds

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What

five-fingered fern Adiantum aleuticum

Observer

john8

Date

February 6, 2011 02:16 PM PST

Description

Arcata Community Forest

Photos / Sounds

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What

deer fern Blechnum spicant

Observer

john8

Date

February 6, 2011 02:29 PM PST

Description

Arcata Community Forest

Photos / Sounds

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What

Giant Chain Fern Woodwardia fimbriata

Observer

john8

Date

February 6, 2011 01:53 PM PST

Description

Humboldt State University

Photos / Sounds

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What

Ensatina Ensatina eschscholtzii

Observer

john8

Date

September 2, 2010 05:30 AM PDT

Description

Note the characteristic orange limb bases. 9/2/10

Photos / Sounds

What

Coastal Giant Salamander Dicamptodon tenebrosus

Observer

john8

Date

September 1, 2010 10:00 PM PDT

Description

The world's largest terrestrial salamander, found after dark at the baseball field right on the Humboldt State University campus. 9/1/10

Photos / Sounds

What

Tropical Kingbird Tyrannus melancholicus

Observer

john8

Date

November 2, 2010 10:27 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sage Thrasher Oreoscoptes montanus

Observer

john8

Date

April 30, 2010 09:14 AM PDT

Description

Not the best photo, but a lifer nonetheless. At the Moxon Rd. Dairy in Arcata. eBird checklist: http://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist?subID=S6346842

Photos / Sounds

What

Rough-skinned Newt Taricha granulosa

Observer

john8

Date

April 18, 2010 10:30 AM PDT

Description

At Blue Lake. 4/18/10