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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

jonahevans

Date

November 14, 2014 04:28 PM PST

Place

1470–1530 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura, CA, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Brant Branta bernicla

Observer

natureali

Date

July 2, 2013 05:13 PM PDT

Place

Oxnard, California, United States (Google, OSM)

Description

Santa Clara River Estuary
Ventura County, California
2 July 2013

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What

Ocean Dolphins Family Delphinidae

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

Based on the vertebrae, this is a possible dolphin carcass that had been found near the river mouth.

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California Sea Lion Zalophus californianus

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

A pair of recent Sea Lion carcasses were found on the beach, near the river mouth. Based on the level of decomposition, they were likely a few days old. Their cause of death does not appear obvious.

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What

Least Tern Sternula antillarum

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

A flock of Least Terns was observed along side a flock of Royal Terns on the beech.

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Royal Tern Thalasseus maximus

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

A flock of Royal Terns had been observed along side a flock of Least Terns on the beech.

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What

Heermann's Gull Larus heermanni

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

A flock of Heermann's Gulls were seen along the surf zone of the beech.

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Great-tailed Grackle Quiscalus mexicanus

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

A male and female Great-tailed Grackle were observed around a pumping station that was draining water from the river mouth.

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Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

Several Brown Pelicans were foraging and resting around the river mouth.

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Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus

Observer

j_mcgowan

Date

August 17, 2013

Place

ventura harbor (Google, OSM)

Description

One of the Cormorants that had been diving along side the Brown Pelicans in the river mouth.

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What

Long-billed Curlew Numenius americanus

Observer

matt2

Date

January 5, 2012

Place

McGrath State Beach, California (Google, OSM)

Description

Group of 6 adults on the beach.

Seen between 8 and 9am.

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What

Northern Shoveler Anas clypeata

Observer

matt2

Date

January 5, 2012

Place

Mcgrath State Beach, California (Google, OSM)

Description

Group of 7-8 shovelers foraging together in McGrath Lake.

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

matt2

Date

January 5, 2012

Place

Magrath State Beach, Oxnard, California (Google, OSM)

Description

Flew in, scared the waterfowl away, and then stood on the sand next to McGrath lake for 10-15 minutes.

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What

menzies' wallflower Erysimum menziesii

Observer

tapbirds

Date

March 27, 2010 04:47 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Menzies' wallflower (Erysimum menziesii), Marina Dunes State Beach CA