Light-footed Ridgway's rail at Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge in California

Light-footed Ridgway's rail at Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge in California

A light-footed Ridgway’s rail finds a bit of cover from predators during high tide at Seal Beach National Wildlife Refuge in Orange County. The endangered bird is also known as the light-footed clapper rail.
Image
Photo By/Credit
Kirk Gilligan/USFWS
Ecosystem
Coastal
Media Usage Rights/License
Public Domain
Subject tags
Coastal restoration
Endangered and/or Threatened species
Habitat conservation
Wetlands
Wildlife refuges
Wildlife restoration
Wildlife viewing