Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County

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Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County

Status: CH

Critical Habitat

11 species have the selected status...

  • California Red-Legged Frog
    "California red-legged frogs are primarily pond frogs, but they also inhabit marshes, streams, and lagoons ..."
  • Coho Salmon
    "Coho smolts generally migrate to the open ocean in the spring of their second year. ..."
  • 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 ..."
  • Monterey Spineflower
    "The Monterey Spineflower is an annual herb belonging to the Buckwheat Family. It is distinguished ..."
  • Robust Spineflower
    "The Robust Spineflower is an annual herb, member of the buckwheat family; native to California ..."
  • Santa Cruz Tarplant
    "Santa Cruz Tarplant is a spreading, aromatic and glandular annual herb in the sunflower family ..."
  • Scotts Valley Spineflower
    "A short-lived annual species in the buckwheat family, the Scotts Valley Spineflower is a low-growing ..."
  • Southwestern Willow Flycatcher
    "A small diurnal bird, the flycatcher is distinguishable by its brownish-olive upperparts, a whitish throat ..."
  • Steelhead Trout
    "Steelhead trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) belong to the family Salmonidae which includes all salmon, trout, and ..."
  • Western Snowy Plover
    "The Western Snowy Plover is a small shorebird which lives primarily on beaches, dry mud ..."