3390 thumb Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve

Just south of the Town of Los Gatos, on the east side of the Lexington Reservoir, sits Sierra Azul, the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District's southernmost open space preserve. Translated Sierra Azul means "Blue Range." This Preserve encompasses more than 18,000 acres and is the District's ...more ↓

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miniature suncup 1
Camissoniopsis micrantha
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Sierran Treefrog 2
Pseudacris sierra
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California Giant Salamander 3
Dicamptodon ensatus
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Ensatina 4
Ensatina eschscholtzii
Yellow-eyed Ensatina
Ensatina eschscholtzii xanthoptica
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Arboreal Salamander 5
Aneides lugubris
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Santa Cruz Black Salamander 6
Aneides flavipunctatus niger
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California Slender Salamander 7
Batrachoseps attenuatus
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California Newt 8
Taricha torosa
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Southern Alligator Lizard 9
Elgaria multicarinata
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California Alligator Lizard 10
Elgaria multicarinata multicarinata
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Western Fence Lizard 11
Sceloporus occidentalis
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Coast Range Fence Lizard 12
Sceloporus occidentalis bocourtii
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Western Skink 13
Plestiodon skiltonianus
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Skilton's Skink 3
Plestiodon skiltonianus skiltonianus
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Western Whiptail 12
Aspidoscelis tigris
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California Whiptail 12
Aspidoscelis tigris mundus
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Ringneck Snake 14
Diadophis punctatus
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Pacific Ringneck Snake 6
Diadophis punctatus amabilis
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Aquatic Garter Snake 15
Thamnophis atratus
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Santa Cruz Aquatic Garter Snake 16
Thamnophis atratus atratus
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Common Garter Snake 17
Thamnophis sirtalis
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Gopher Snake 18
Pituophis catenifer
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Pacific Gopher Snake 19
Pituophis catenifer catenifer
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Spotted Night Snake 3
Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha
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California Nightsnake 3
Hypsiglena ochrorhyncha nuchalata
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Western Rattlesnake 20
Crotalus oreganus
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Northern Pacific Rattlesnake 4
Crotalus oreganus oreganus
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Northern Flicker 21
Colaptes auratus
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Great Horned Owl 22
Bubo virginianus
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California Quail 23
Callipepla californica
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Caspian Tern 24
Hydroprogne caspia
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Anna's Hummingbird 25
Calypte anna
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Golden Eagle 26
Aquila chrysaetos
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Cooper's Hawk 27
Accipiter cooperii
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Red-tailed Hawk 28
Buteo jamaicensis
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Turkey Vulture 29
Cathartes aura
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Double-crested Cormorant 30
Phalacrocorax auritus
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Oak Titmouse 31
Baeolophus inornatus
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Chestnut-backed Chickadee 32
Poecile rufescens
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Pacific Wren 33
Troglodytes pacificus
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Hermit Thrush 34
Catharus guttatus
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Ash-throated Flycatcher 24
Myiarchus cinerascens
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Olive-sided Flycatcher 26
Contopus cooperi
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Wrentit 35
Chamaea fasciata
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Dark-eyed Junco 36
Junco hyemalis
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Black-chinned Sparrow 32
Spizella atrogularis
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Chipping Sparrow 37
Spizella passerina
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Fox Sparrow 38
Passerella iliaca
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Golden-crowned Sparrow 39
Zonotrichia atricapilla
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Spotted Towhee 28
Pipilo maculatus
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Rufous-crowned Sparrow 40
Aimophila ruficeps
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Black-headed Grosbeak 25
Pheucticus melanocephalus
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Blue-gray Gnatcatcher 26
Polioptila caerulea
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Bushtit 41
Psaltriparus minimus
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Western Scrub-Jay 42
Aphelocoma californica
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American Crow 43
Corvus brachyrhynchos
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Common Raven 44
Corvus corax
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Steller's Jay 45
Cyanocitta stelleri
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Lawrence's Goldfinch 26
Spinus lawrencei
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Purple Finch 46
Haemorhous purpureus
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Mule Deer 47
Odocoileus hemionus
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Columbian Black-tailed Deer 48
Odocoileus hemionus columbianus
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Striped Skunk 49
Mephitis mephitis
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Bobcat 50
Lynx rufus
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Gray Fox 51
Urocyon cinereoargenteus
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Western Gray Squirrel 52
Sciurus griseus
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Merriam's Chipmunk 3
Tamias merriami
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California Vole 8
Microtus californicus
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Dusky-footed Woodrat 53
Neotoma fuscipes
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Trowbridge's Shrew 54
Sorex trowbridgii
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Pacific Banana Slug 55
Ariolimax columbianus
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Nicklin's Peninsula Snail 56
Helminthoglypta nickliniana
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Yellow Garden Spider 58
Argiope aurantia
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Western Forest Scorpion 7
Uroctonus mordax
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Western Blacklegged Tick 59
Ixodes pacificus
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Pale Swallowtail 12
Papilio eurymedon
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California Sister 3
Adelpha californica
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Mylitta Crescent 61
Phyciodes mylitta
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Variable Checkerspot 62
Euphydryas chalcedona
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Red Admiral 63
Vanessa atalanta
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Painted Lady 64
Vanessa cardui
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American Lady 65
Vanessa virginiensis
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Mourning Cloak 66
Nymphalis antiopa
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Common Buckeye 67
Junonia coenia
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Large Heath 68
Coenonympha tullia
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California Ringlet 69
Coenonympha tullia california
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Callippe Fritillary 70
Speyeria callippe
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Hedgerow Hairstreak 5
Satyrium saepium
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Brown Elfin 5
Callophrys augustinus
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Bramble Green Hairstreak 30
Callophrys dumetorum
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Gorgon Copper 71
Lycaena gorgon
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Echo Azure 72
Celastrina echo
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Acmon Blue 26
Icaricia acmon
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Acmon Blue 26
Plebejus acmon
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Sara Orangetip 68
Anthocharis sara
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Margined White 73
Pieris marginalis
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Mormon Metalmark 74
Apodemia mormo

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