Quivira's combination of sand prairie and diverse wetlands supports a unique variety of mammals. Also, a combination of eastern, western, and southern species are represented. For a complete checklist click here:
Checklist of Reptiles, Turtles, and Amphibians
Here are some of the animals you may see at Quivira.
Our most common lizard, the Racerunner is striped species that, true to its name, runs very fast.
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The tallest North American bird, and one of the rarest: now numbering about 600 in the world, there were once as few as 16.