Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County - Birds
This category includes 8 species...
- Brown Pelican
"The adult brown pelican is a large dark gray-brown water bird with white about the ..."
- California Clapper Rail
"The California Clapper Rail lives year-round in coastal wetlands and brackish areas around San Francisco, ..."
- California Least Tern
"Long, narrow wings and a broad, forked tail identify the California least tern. Also have ..."
- Least Bell's Vireo
"Least Bell's vireos are small birds. They are only 11.5-12.5 centimeters long. (About 4.5 to ..."
- Marbled Murrelet
"The Marbled Murrelet is a small, chubby seabird that has a very short neck. Adults ..."
- Southwestern Willow Flycatcher
"A small diurnal bird, the flycatcher is distinguishable by its brownish-olive upperparts, a whitish throat ..."
- Western Snowy Plover
"The Western Snowy Plover is a small shorebird which lives primarily on beaches, dry mud ..."
- Yellow-billed Cuckoo
"Yellow-billed Cuckoos are medium-sized birds (26 to 30 cm or about 1 ft. in length) ..."
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E — Endangered
T — Threatened
CH — Critical Habitat
PE — Taxa proposed for listing as endangered
PT — Taxa proposed for listing as threatened
PCH — Critical habitat which has been proposed
C — Candidate species for which the Fish and Wildlife Service has on file sufficient information on the biological vulnerability and threats to support proposals to list as endangered or threatened
D — Delisted due to Recovery