CALIFORNIA

Below is a list of bird species that can be seen in California. Click on the links to access that bird’s page.

ACORN WOODPECKER(Melanerpes formicivorus)
ELEGANT TERN(Thalasseus elegans)
HEERMANN’S GULL(Larus heermanni)
LONG-BILLED CURLEW(Numenius americanus)
NORTHERN SPOTTED OWL(Strix occidentalis caurina)
SHARP-SHINNED HAWK(Accipiter striatus)
WESTERN GULL(Larus occidentalis)

California Quail, male - Point Reyes National Seashore, Calif. - Dec. 31, 2006 - photo by Yathin sk
The California Quail is the State Bird of California.- Point Reyes National Seashore, Calif. – Dec. 31, 2006 – Yathin sk