Wildlife & Habitat
Initially established to protect migratory birds, the wildlife and habitat of Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge is quite diverse.
Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge supports several different types of plant communities that are typical of coastal dunes, salt marshes, and riparian.Learn More
The highly productive wetland and marine habitats is the reason for the diverse wildlife found on the refuge. In addition to migratory birds, deer, lizards, and butterflies depend on healthy habitats to survive.Learn More
Page Photo Credits Deer Drinking From River/Aric Crabb, Dunes in Bloom/FWS, Snowy Plover/Larry Wade
Last Updated: Jan 13, 2013