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McLaren Park, San Francisco (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of McLaren Park, San Francisco

Map of McLaren Park, San Francisco

Coyote (Canis latrans) Lazuli Bunting (Passerina amoena) Male Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus) Annas Hummingbird (Calypte anna) Male in Flight American Robin (Turdus migratorius) Juvenile Chestnut-backed Chickadee (Parus rufescens)
Eastern Gray Squirrel (Sciurus carolinensis) Lesser Goldfinch (Carduelis psaltria) Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos) Juvenile

City park designed by the same guy who did Golden Gate Park. There are a couple of concrete ponds here where mallards breed, a few forested areas, and a grassland with scattered trees. To get here, you have to climb to the top of a big hill, look for the blue watertower.


San Francisco 2007


Previous Visit (Agua Vista Park: 6/24/2007)
Next Visit (Lake Merced : 7/24/2007)

Species Recorded (31)

Birds ( 29 )

Hawks, Eagles, and Kites ( Accipitridae )
Cooper's Hawk - Accipiter cooperii

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Mallard - Anas platyrhynchos
Common Goldeneye - Bucephala clangula

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Red-tailed Hawk - Buteo jamaicensis
Red-shouldered Hawk - Buteo lineatus

Rails, Gallinules, and Allies ( Rallidae )
American Coot - Fulica americana

Gulls, Terns, and Skimmers ( Laridae )
Glaucous-winged Gull - Larus glaucescens
Western Gull - Larus occidentalis

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Rock Pigeon - Columba livia

Hummingbirds ( Trochilidae )
Anna's Hummingbird - Calypte anna
Allen's Hummingbird - Selasphorus sasin

Tyrant Flycatchers ( Tyrannidae )
Black Phoebe - Sayornis nigricans

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
American Crow - Corvus brachyrhynchos
Common Raven - Corvus corax
Steller's Jay - Cyanocitta stelleri

Chickadees and Titmice ( Paridae )
Chestnut-backed Chickadee - Poecile rufescens

Bushtits ( Aegithalidae )
Bushtit - Psaltriparus minimus

Nuthatches ( Sittidae )
Pygmy Nuthatch - Sitta pygmaea

Kinglets ( Regulidae )
Ruby-crowned Kinglet - Corthylio calendula

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
American Robin - Turdus migratorius

Waxwings ( Bombycillidae )
Cedar Waxwing - Bombycilla cedrorum

Wood-warblers ( Parulidae )
Yellow-rumped Warbler - Setophaga coronata
Townsend's Warbler - Setophaga townsendi

Grosbeaks and Buntings ( Cardinalidae )
Lazuli Bunting - Passerina amoena

Brushfinches, Seedeaters, Sparrows, and Allies ( Emberizinae )
Dark-eyed Junco - Junco hyemalis
Golden-crowned Sparrow - Zonotrichia atricapilla
White-crowned Sparrow - Zonotrichia leucophrys

Cardueline Finches and Allies ( Fringillidae )
Purple Finch - Haemorhous purpureus
Lesser Goldfinch - Spinus psaltria


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San Francisco
United States


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