10
taxa
1 insect
3 birds
2 plants
1 other animal
1 mollusk
2 chromists
2
2 life list firsts

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Leathery Polypody Polypodium scouleri

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 11:04 AM PDT

Description

Polypodium scouleri (Leathery Polypody) is abundant in this park

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Encrusting Red Algae Genus Mastocarpus

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 11:18 AM PDT

Description

I think this may be Mazzaella oregona (Mottled Turkish Washcloth), quite different from the Turkish Washcloth in the Salish Sea

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Rockweed Fucus distichus

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 11:19 AM PDT

Description

The rocks were covered with this-- I think it's Mazzaella parksii (Yellow Seaweed)

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Hemlock Looper Moth Lambdina fiscellaria

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 11:40 AM PDT

Description

Several moths were wet on the sand at low tide; two different individuals are pictured here. This is iNaturalist's suggestion.

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Sea Palm Postelsia palmaeformis

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 11:44 AM PDT

Description

My first and only sighting of Postelsia palmaeformis (Sea Palm)

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Rhinoceros Auklet Cerorhinca monocerata

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 12:01 PM PDT

Description

I found two dead Rhinoceros Auklets near each other on the beach

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Pelagic Gooseneck Barnacle Lepas anatifera

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 12:21 PM PDT

Description

Perhaps this Lepas is Lepas anatifera (Pelagic Goose-neck Barnacle)? Attached to a log that had floated in from the ocean.

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California Gull Larus californicus

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 04:19 PM PDT

Description

Maybe a Herring Gull? There were several along this beach.

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Osprey Pandion haliaetus

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 04:34 PM PDT

Description

This Osprey flew over the ocean, then landed on a tree.

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Giant Rock Scallop Crassadoma gigantea

Observer

wendy5

Date

October 2, 2019 04:44 PM PDT

Description

I think this may be a Crassadoma gigantea (Giant Rock Scallop), but it seems elongated?