Birds

Ardea herodias

Ardea herodias

The Great Blue Heron, Ardea herodias , is found in small isolated patches of suitable habitat including rivers, lakeshores, beaches, sand flats, farmlands and urban areas of calm freshwater. Of all the herons, A. herodias is the most commonly seen due...
Branta canadensis

Branta canadensis

Branta canadensis is one the the fourteen species of true geese of the order Anseriformes. True geese are gregarious and occur only in the northern hemisphere, breeding in Arctic to Subartctic latitudes. There are approximately 12 to 14 recognized subspecies...
Perisoreus canadensis

Perisoreus canadensis

Perisoreus canadensis is a permanent resident of coniferous forests and considered one of the boldest birds in Oregon. P. canadensis is very inquisitive, gregarious and individualistic, willing to appear when there is the sound of people near. The plumage...

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