• Scenic View from Inspiration Point, Anacapa Island ©timhaufphotography.com

    Channel Islands

    National Park California

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Birds

Paul Collins
 

Channel Islands National Park is recognized as an important breeding and resting area for a variety of landbirds, shorebirds, and seabirds. Please click on the links to the left to learn more about these species.

For a complete list of birds found in Channel Islands National Park, download A Checklist of the Birds of Channel Islands National Park (PDF, 434 kb).

Did You Know?

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Channel Islands National Park has more endangered species that only exist within this park than any other unit of the National Park Service. This means that survival of these plants and animals depends entirely on our ability to protect and restore the habitat of the five park islands.