Open Salt Water
Sandy shores, mudflats, salt marshes
Freshwater lakes, rivers, marshes
Wet coniferous forests
Parks & Gardens
Freshwater lakes, rivers, and marshes
Photo by George E Brooks
Freshwater lakes, rivers, and marshes are common along the
North and South Coasts and provide nesting and foraging
opportunities for grebes, waterfowl, rails, and shorebirds.
Examples of this habitat include Lake Quinault, Ocean Shores
lakes and canals, Friends Landing, and Vance Creek Park.