Birds

Black Crowned night heron

The marsh attracts large numbers of nesting waterfowl and colonial nesting birds, including redhead ducks, Franklin's gulls, Forster's and black terns, white-faced ibis, black crowned night herons, and great blue herons. 

  • Redhead ducks

    redhead brood

    Oxford Slough WPA was originally purchased as Redhead duck habitat. 

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  • Canada Geese

    Canada goose family

    Valuable foraging habitat can be found at Oxford, particularly for cranes, geese, Franklin's gulls, and white-faced ibis. 

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