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Species List

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Amphibians

Pacific Treefrog (Hyla regilla)  
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Southern Leopard Frog (Rana sphenocephala)
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Birds
American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus)
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Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)
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Belted Kingfisher (Ceryle alcyon)
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Black-crowned Night-Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)
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Black Duck (Anas rubripes)
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Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger)
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Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)
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Canvasback (Aythya valisineria)
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Caspian Tern (Sterna caspia)
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Clapper Rail (Rallus longirostris)
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Common Loon (Gavia immer)  
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Common Murre (Uria aalga)
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Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)
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Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus)
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Forster's Tern (Sterna forsteri)      
Fulvous Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna bicolor)
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Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)
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Greater Scaup (Aythya marila)
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Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)
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Herring Gull (Larus argentatus)
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Laughing Gull (Larus atricilla)
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Lesser Scaup (Aythya affinis)
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Mottled Duck (Anas fulvigula)
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Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)
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Osprey (Pandion haliaetus)
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Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)
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Redhead (Aythya americana)
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Ring-Billed Gull (Larus delawarensis)      
Ruddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)
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Saltmarsh Sparrow (Ammodramus caudacutus
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Seaside Sparrow (Ammodramus maritimus)
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Snowy Egret (Egretta thula)
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Surf Scoter (Melanitta perspicillata)
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Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor)
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Tricolored Heron (Egretta tricolor)
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Western Grebe (Aechmophorus occidentalis)
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White-Faced Ibis (Plegadis chihi)
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Willet (Catoptrophorus semipalmatus)
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Reptiles
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American Alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)
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Diamondback Terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin)
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Diamondback Water Snake (Nerodia rhombifera)
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Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)
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Mammals
California Sea Lion (Zalophus californianus)
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Mexican Free-Tailed Bat (Tadarida brasiliensis)
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Mink (Mustela vison)
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Moose (Alces alces)
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Muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus)
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Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus)
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Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris)
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