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Ventana Wilderness, California - Northern (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Ventana Wilderness, California - Northern

Map of Ventana Wilderness, California - Northern

Hiking through the California grasslands Ladybugs Pine Valley Creek Pine Valley Creek Camping spot in the Ventana Wilderness Pine Valley Trail
Brown Tarantula (Aphonopelma smithii) Banded Bee Fly (Villa ssp) Blow Fly (blowfly ssp) Blow Fly (blowfly ssp) Blainvilles Horned Lizard

Rugged hilly terrain containing grassland, beach, scrub, redwood forest, oak forest, and chaparral.

Species Recorded (31)

Birds ( 23 )

New World Vultures ( Cathartidae )
Turkey Vulture - Cathartes aura

New World Quail ( Odontophoridae )
California Quail - Callipepla californica

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Mourning Dove - Zenaida macroura

Typical Owls ( Strigidae )
Long-eared Owl - Asio otus
Great Horned Owl - Bubo virginianus

Nighthawks and Nightjars ( Caprimulgidae )
Common Poorwill - Phalaenoptilus nuttallii

Swifts ( Apodidae )
White-throated Swift - Aeronautes saxatalis

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Anna's Hummingbird - Calypte anna

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Northern Flicker - Colaptes auratus
Acorn Woodpecker - Melanerpes formicivorus

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Black Phoebe - Sayornis nigricans

Swallows ( Hirundinidae )
Tree Swallow - Tachycineta bicolor

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
California Scrub-Jay - Aphelocoma californica
Steller's Jay - Cyanocitta stelleri

Chickadees and Titmice ( Paridae )
Oak Titmouse - Baeolophus inornatus
Chestnut-backed Chickadee - Poecile rufescens

Nuthatches ( Sittidae )
White-breasted Nuthatch - Sitta carolinensis

Wrens ( Troglodytidae )
Canyon Wren - Catherpes mexicanus

Dippers ( Cinclidae )
American Dipper - Cinclus mexicanus

Old World Warblers and Gnatcatchers ( Sylviidae )
Wrentit - Chamaea fasciata

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Western Bluebird - Sialia mexicana

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Dark-eyed Junco - Junco hyemalis
Spotted Towhee - Pipilo maculatus


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