July 2007

Giant Sequoia National Monument

Butterfly Count

Each Independence Day weekend two butterfly counts are held. The Giant Sequoia National Monument Count is held exclusively in Tulare County, along Sherman Pass Road, Forest Hwy 190, Lloyd Meadows Road, and Western Divide Highway. 


Plants

Trees of Kern County

Ferns of Kern County  

Flora of the Kern River Preserve

Habitats

Chaparral

Great Basin Desert  

Valley Grassland

Mojave Desert

Sierran Forest


SIMPLE CHECKLISTS

Kern Butterflies

Tulare Butterflies

Kern Dragonflies

Kern Fish

Kern Amphibians

Kern Reptiles

Kern Birds

Kern Mammals

Exotic Animals

Exotic Plants

Sensitive Species

ILLUSTRATED CHECKLISTS

 

Kern Butterflies

Kern Dragonflies

Kern Fish

Kern River Valley Amphibians

Kern Reptiles and Amphibians

KRP Amphibians & Reptiles

Kern Birds

Kern Mammals

Kern River Watershed Rodents

Ferns of Kern

Kern Trees


WILDLIFE


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Western Tiger Swallowtail

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Pale Swallowtail

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Orange Sulphur

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Nelson's Hairstreak

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Nelson's Hairstreak

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Gray Hairstreak
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Hairstreak sp. (worn Nelson's?)

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Hairstreak sp. (worn Nelson's?)

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Brown Elfin

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Dotted Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Silvery Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Acmon Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Acmon Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Marine Blue

Lower Peppermint

1 Jul 2007

Acmon Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Greenish Blue

Long Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Greenish Blue

Long Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Greenish Blue

Long Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Greenish Blue

Holey Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Greenish Blue

Holey Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Boisduval's Blue

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Lorquin's Admiral

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Mylitta Crescent
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Hydaspe Fritillary
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Northern Checkerspot
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Mylitta Crescent
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Hydaspe Fritillary
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Propertius Duskywing
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Propertius Duskywing
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Northern Cloudywing
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Sonoran Skipper

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Sonoran Skipper

Long Meadow

1 Jul 2007

Silver-spotted Skipper
Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Sonoran Skipper

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Sonoran Skipper

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Sonoran Skipper

Speas Ridge

1 Jul 2007

Clodius Parnassian
Anise Swallowtail
Two-tailed Swallowtail
Cabbage White
Tailed Copper
Great Copper
Gorgon Copper`
Purplish Copper
California Hairstreak
Sylvan Hairstreak
Mountain Mahogany Hairstreak
Hedgerow Hairstreak
Spring Azure

Zerene Fritillary
Great Basin Fritillary
Pacific Fritillary
checkerspot sp.
Variable Checkerspot
Edith's Checkerspot
Satyr Comma
California Tortoiseshell
Mourning Cloak
American Lady
Painted Lady
Common Buckeye
California Sister
Common Ringlet
Monarch
Northern White-Skipper



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