Flora and Fauna of Saltese Flats

Spokane County Environmental Services is working to restore wetlands at Saltese Flats. As part of the project, the County has purchased three parcels on the Flats, totaling 600 acres. We believe that restored wetlands in that area will provide benefits in several ways including restoring a ...more ↓

Small
reed canary grass 1
Phalaris arundinacea
240px fjellv%c3%a5k (buteo lagopus) (rough legged buzzard) (fj%c3%a4llvr%c3%a5k)
Rough-legged Buzzard 2
Buteo lagopus
3590291784 feb05b1f63 m
willows 3
Salix
3050932703 a7480060f2 m
Eurasian Wigeon 4
Mareca penelope
240px sea otter with sea urchin
Otters 5
Lutrinae
8084648955 aeb5b5654b m
Red-tailed Hawk 6
Buteo jamaicensis
3768272782 21d0f9d155 m
spotted knapweed 7
Centaurea stoebe
Northern Harrier
Circus hudsonius
8749376141 309c908ea7 m
cotton thistle 8
Onopordum acanthium
751501000 16bdd8f809 m
White-tailed Deer 9
Odocoileus virginianus
240px moose 983 lab
Moose 10
Alces americanus
11981455946 98d6591f69 m
Bald Eagle 11
Haliaeetus leucocephalus

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