Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge


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Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge

Address:PO Box 815
Seal Beach, CA 90740

Phone:562-598-1024
Web: www.fws.gov/sandiegorefuges/Seal.htm
Established: 1972.
Location:On the California coast, about 30 miles south of downtown Los Angeles.
Special Features:Seal Beach provides important habitat for a variety of migratory shorebirds, waterfowl, and seabirds. As part of the predator management program, monthly night surveys of mammals are conducted.
Habitats: 911 acres of salt marsh, tidal wetlands, and a small area of coastal uplands.
Access: Limited; call the visitor center for activities.
Wild life: Endangered light-footed clapper rail, California least tern, brown pelican, peregrine falcon, and Belding's Savannah sparrow.

See other parks in California.