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Invasive Insect Profile: Gold Spotted Oak Borer & Shot Hole Borer
Invasive Species Control

One thing that Irvine Ranch Conservancy is working to control to keep native habitats thriving on the Irvine Ranch Natural…

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California Brown Pelican Taking Off Mid-flight From Sandy Socal Beach.
Wildlife

The California brown pelican, one of two pelican species found in Orange County, is a coastal bird that can be spotted along the Pacific Coast from Canada to Mexico.

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White-tailed Kite
Wildlife

A small to medium-sized raptor, the white-tailed kite is a sight to see with its snow-white feathers, black markings and…

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Wildlife

​Often found perched on top of large rocks and boulders, the granite spiny lizard enjoys basking in the sun during…

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Wildlife

​The white-crowned sparrow is a large sparrow identified by its range of brown and gray feathers with a distinct white…

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Wildlife

Not your average turkey, the turkey vulture is a large dark feathered bird that can be seen scavenging around the…

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Wildlife

Ravens on the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks A dark and ominous species of the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks, ravens are…

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Wildlife

Barn Owl ​A mysterious resident of the Irvine Ranch Natural Landmarks, Barn Owls, can live in a variety of different…

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