4266 thumb Bear Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve

This 1,432-acre Preserve offers visitors shaded fir and redwood forests, cool perennial creeks, and spectacular views of the Sierra Azul Range.

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Northern Pacific Treefrog 1
Pseudacris regilla
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California Tiger Salamander 2
Ambystoma californiense
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California Giant Salamander 3
Dicamptodon ensatus
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Ensatina 4
Ensatina eschscholtzii
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Black Salamander 5
Aneides flavipunctatus
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Arboreal Salamander 2
Aneides lugubris
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California Slender Salamander 6
Batrachoseps attenuatus
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California Newt 7
Taricha torosa
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Northern Alligator Lizard 8
Elgaria coerulea
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Southern Alligator Lizard 9
Elgaria multicarinata
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Western Fence Lizard 10
Sceloporus occidentalis
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Coast Range Fence Lizard 11
Sceloporus occidentalis bocourtii
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Ringneck Snake 12
Diadophis punctatus
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Sharp-tailed Snake 13
Contia tenuis
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Racer 14
Coluber constrictor
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Masticophis lateralis 3
Coluber lateralis
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Aquatic Garter Snake 15
Thamnophis atratus
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Common Garter Snake 16
Thamnophis sirtalis
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Gopher Snake 17
Pituophis catenifer
Common Kingsnake
Lampropeltis getula
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Clemmys marmorata 18
Actinemys marmorata
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Nuttall's Woodpecker 19
Picoides nuttallii
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Downy Woodpecker 20
Picoides pubescens
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Hairy Woodpecker 21
Picoides villosus
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Acorn Woodpecker 22
Melanerpes formicivorus
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Northern Flicker 23
Colaptes auratus
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Red-breasted Sapsucker 24
Sphyrapicus ruber
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Western Screech-Owl 25
Megascops kennicottii
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Northern Pygmy-Owl 26
Glaucidium gnoma
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Great Horned Owl 1
Bubo virginianus
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Long-eared Owl 27
Asio otus
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Barn Owl 28
Tyto alba
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Belted Kingfisher 29
Megaceryle alcyon
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Rock Pigeon 30
Columba livia
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Band-tailed Pigeon 24
Patagioenas fasciata
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Mourning Dove 31
Zenaida macroura
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Sora 19
Porzana carolina
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American Coot 10
Fulica americana
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Turkey Vulture 32
Cathartes aura
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California Quail 33
Callipepla californica
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Forster's Tern 34
Sterna forsteri
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Herring Gull 35
Larus argentatus
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Ring-billed Gull 36
Larus delawarensis
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Killdeer 37
Charadrius vociferus
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Eared Grebe 25
Podiceps nigricollis
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Pied-billed Grebe 38
Podilymbus podiceps
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Great Egret 19
Ardea alba
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Great Blue Heron 19
Ardea herodias
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Black-crowned Night-Heron 39
Nycticorax nycticorax
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Green Heron 40
Butorides virescens
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Peregrine Falcon 41
Falco peregrinus
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American Kestrel 42
Falco sparverius
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Anna's Hummingbird 43
Calypte anna
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Rufous Hummingbird 44
Selasphorus rufus
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Allen's Hummingbird 45
Selasphorus sasin
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Black-chinned Hummingbird 27
Archilochus alexandri
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White-throated Swift 46
Aeronautes saxatalis
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Vaux's Swift 47
Chaetura vauxi
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American Wigeon 48
Anas americana
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Green-winged Teal 49
Anas crecca
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Mallard 50
Anas platyrhynchos
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Gadwall 51
Anas strepera
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Bufflehead 48
Bucephala albeola
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Ring-necked Duck 48
Aythya collaris
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Ruddy Duck 25
Oxyura jamaicensis
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Wood Duck 52
Aix sponsa
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Hooded Merganser 40
Lophodytes cucullatus
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Osprey 19
Pandion haliaetus
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Golden Eagle 27
Aquila chrysaetos
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Cooper's Hawk 53
Accipiter cooperii
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Sharp-shinned Hawk 54
Accipiter striatus
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Red-tailed Hawk 55
Buteo jamaicensis
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Red-shouldered Hawk 56
Buteo lineatus
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Swainson's Hawk 57
Buteo swainsoni
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White-tailed Kite 55
Elanus leucurus
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Double-crested Cormorant 42
Phalacrocorax auritus
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Cliff Swallow 58
Petrochelidon pyrrhonota
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Barn Swallow 59
Hirundo rustica
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Tree Swallow 48
Tachycineta bicolor
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Violet-green Swallow 45
Tachycineta thalassina
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Brewer's Blackbird 60
Euphagus cyanocephalus
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Brown-headed Cowbird 27
Molothrus ater
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Bullock's Oriole 27
Icterus bullockii
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Hooded Oriole 61
Icterus cucullatus
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Western Meadowlark 43
Sturnella neglecta
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Red-winged Blackbird 62
Agelaius phoeniceus
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Loggerhead Shrike 43
Lanius ludovicianus
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Oak Titmouse 63
Baeolophus inornatus
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Chestnut-backed Chickadee 64
Poecile rufescens
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House Sparrow 65
Passer domesticus
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White-breasted Nuthatch 66
Sitta carolinensis
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Pygmy Nuthatch 38
Sitta pygmaea
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European Starling 67
Sturnus vulgaris
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House Wren 27
Troglodytes aedon
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Pacific Wren 68
Troglodytes pacificus
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Bewick's Wren 43
Thryomanes bewickii
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American Robin 69
Turdus migratorius
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Hermit Thrush 60
Catharus guttatus
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Swainson's Thrush 70
Catharus ustulatus
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Western Bluebird 60
Sialia mexicana

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