Oak Woodlands

     canyon live oak ( Hollenback Canyon )                                                                                                   photo by Barbara Barnes     


coastal live oak



Engelman oak


© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California


elderberry                                                                                 coffeeberry



ground squirrel                                          mule deer                                                            woodrat         



     red-shouldered hawk                                            acorn woodpecker         



                      common kingsnake   ©1976 Dave Hilderand                                      mountain kingsnake 


Brousseau, A. (1995). Photograph of poison oak. Moraga, CA: Saint Mary's College. Retrieved February 24, 2005 from CalPhotos: Plants at http://elib.cs.berkeley.edu/photos/flora/

Hildebrand, D. (1976). Photograph of kingsnake. Retrieved March 12, 2005 from Wildlife of Henry W. Coe State park at http://www.coestatepark.com/wildlife_of_henry_coe_state_park.htm

Read, M. (2005). Photograph of red-shouldered hawk.  Retived march 21, 2005 from Cornell Lab of Ornithology at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/programs/AllAboutBirds/BirdGuide/Red-shouldered_Hawk.html

San Diego Natural History Museum. (2005). Photograph of mountain kingsnake. Retrieved March 13, 2005 from Field Guide at http://www.sdnhm.org/fieldguide/herps/lamp-zon.html