Birding by kayak

Birds of Oregon's Coastal Habitat


Siletz Bay
Siletz Bay: Photo courtesy of dawn villaescusa
Local and migrating birds rely heavily on our rich coastal habitat: Rocky Shores, Estuaries, and Forested headlands provide rich resources for migrating and resident birds and other wildlife and our responsibility to protect these resources.

Some of the birds that depend on our coastal habitat:
Click on the photo to visit National Audubon's Field Guide for more information about each bird.
All photos taken in Lincoln and Tillamook Oregon counties.
American Wigeon
American Wigeon, photo Roy W. Lowe


Black Turnstone
Black Turnstone, photo dawn villaescusa


Brant
Brant, photo Jack Booth


Common Loon
Common Loon, photo dawn villaescusa


Great Blue Heron
Great Blue Heron, photo dawn villaescusa


Harlequin Duck
Harlequin Duck, photo Roy W. Lowe


Least Sandpiper
Least Sandpiper, photo Jack Booth


Rock Sandpiper
Rock Sandpiper, photo Jack Booth


Surf Scoter
Surf Scoter, photo dawn villaescusa


Western Grebe
Western Grebe, photo Roy W. Lowe


Western Sandpiper
Western Sandpiper, photo dawn villaescusa


Black Oystercatcher
Black Oystercatcher, photo dawn villaescusa


Brandt's Cormorant
Brandt's Cormorant, photo dawn villaescusa


Caspian Tern
Caspian Tern, photo dawn villaescusa


Common Murre
Common Murre, photo dawn villaescusa


Great Egret
Great Egret, photo dawn villaescusa


Hooded Merganser
Hooded Merganser, photo Roy W. Lowe


Pigeon Guillemot
Pigeon Guillemot, photo dawn villaescusa


Snowy Plover
Snowy Plover, photo Roy W. Lowe


Surfbird
Surfbird, photo Ken Chamberlain


Western Gull
Western Gull, photo dawn villaescusa


Whimbrel
Whimbrel, photo dawn villaescusa


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