Quivira is much more than birds. A variety of mammals, reptiles, amphibians, turtles, and invertebrates can also be found here.
Click here for a pdf copy of Quivira's Wildlife Checklist. It lists Mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians, Turtles, Fishes, and Butterflies found at the Refuge.
From wetland critters to upland ones; from eastern ones to western ones.
From the common Eastern Garter Snake to the not-so-common Painted Turtle.
Butterflies, Dragonflies, and everything else!
Unique habitats make unique plants: salt marsh and sand prairie.
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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.