A group of three are often seen roaming the park together.
Strolling through the backyard
Brief glimpse in dense stand of Gambel's Oak. Heard rustling of leaves/brush and turned to watch Cougar run the opposite direction.
Sea lions on the protected Aceituno de Chañaral Island (part of the "Reserva Nacional Pingüino de Humboldt").
Grazing along edge of Oioi zone in estuary. Deer causing significant damage in this coastal forest.
I found these Eastern Cottontails in my own backyard.
Mammals (class Mammalia /məˈmeɪli.ə/) are a clade of endothermic amniotes. Among the features that distinguish them from the other amniotes, the reptiles and the birds, are hair, three middle ear bones, mammary glands in females, and a neocortex (a region of the brain). The mammalian brain regulates body temperature and the circulatory system, including the four-chambered heart. The mammals include the largest animals on the planet, the rorquals and some other whales, as well as some...