Wildlife & Habitat


With diverse habitats from vernal ponds to a saltwater bay, Dungeness supports hundreds of animal and plant species.

  • Birds


    Originally set aside as a refuge for migratory birds, Dungeness provides safe harbor for a variety of sea birds, shore birds, and many others.

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  • Mammals


    From the Douglas' squirrels chattering in the tree branches to harbor seals resting on shore, mammals abound throughout Refuge habitats.

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  • Habitat


    Dungeness protects a rich fusion of habitats for wildlife. Where land and sea meet, many species thrive.

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