Cabrillo Field Notes

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Cabrillo National Monument protects a unique and diverse landscape thriving with life. Follow our science teams into the field and discover the stories of our park’s natural resources and beyond.

Species Spotlight: Western Tussock Moth (Orgyia vetusta)

April 12, 2017 Posted by: Andrew Rosales

Have you noticed the bright spots of orange and red among a fuzzy tufted caterpillar here on the flora of Cabrillo? Learn more about these stunning larvae on this edition of Species Spotlight.


Last updated: November 4, 2016

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