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    Red-shouldered hawk
(common on the UCR campus -- Mark Chappell)

Riverside, California:
Downtown Riverside with UCR and the Box Springs hills in the Background, taken from Mt. Rubidoux
Snow in the Box Springs Hills, with Sycamore Canyon Nature Reserve in the Foreground (21 Nov. 2004) (TG)

Sunrise over Sycamore Canyon (Mt. San Jacinto barely visible) (TG)
San Gabriel Mts. viewed from Canyon Crest neighborhood (downtown Riverside in bottom left) (TG)

UCR wildlife:
Great-horned Owls on (or near) the UCR Campus (MAC)

Nearby Natural Areas:
Forest Falls, San Bernardino Mts., 35 miles from UCR #1 (TG)
Forest Falls, San Bernardino Mts., 35 miles from UCR #2 (TG)
Pond at Juniper Flats, San Bernardino Mts., 35 miles from UCR (photo by Mike Terry)
San Jacinto Wildlife Area in fall and winter (MAC)
Lazuli buntings in the Box Springs Mountains above the UCR campus (MAC)
Field of California Poppies near the Santa Rosa Plateau (MAC)
Spring wildflower show at the Motte Rimrock Reserve (MAC)
Green darner dragonflies at the San Jacinto Wildlife Area (MAC)
Ferruginous hawks in the San Jacinto Valley (MAC)
California Whiptail Lizard in Box Springs Reserve (MAC)
Side-blotched Lizard in Box Springs Reserve (MAC)
Desert Horned Lizards in local deserts (MAC)
Desert Iguana near Palm Springs (TG)
Elegant terns in coastal Orange County (MAC)
Blue grosbeak at the Hidden Valley Wildlife Area in Riverside (MAC)
Granite Spiny Lizards in Box Springs Reserve (MAC)
Skink in the Canyon Crest neighborhood (TG)
Red-diamondback Rattlesnake in the Canyon Crest neighborhood (TG)
Red-diamondback Rattlesnake in the Canyon Crest neighborhood - Closeup (TG)
Coachwhip in the San Jacinto Valley (MAC)
Zebra-tailed lizard in Joshua Tree National Park (MAC)
Antelope ground squirrels in Joshua Tree National Park (MAC)

Nearby Attractions:
Bobcat at The Living Desert Reserve (near Palm Desert) (MAC)
Okapi at San Diego Wild Animal Park (near Escondido) (TG)
Nile Monitor at the San Diego Wild Animal Park (TG)

A few hours of driving from Riverside:
East face of the Sierra Nevada, near Lone Pine (MAC)
Yosemite Valley (MAC)
Sierra Nevada wildflowers (MAC)
Bristlecone Pine in the White Mountains (MAC)
   ... and some more (MAC)
Pikas in the White Mountains (MAC)
Panamint kangaroo rats in the eastern Sierra (MAC)
Mono Lake (MAC)
Elephant seals near San Simeon on the central California coast (MAC)

UCR People:
Graduation_June_2008_Morris_Maduro_Ted_Garland_Mark_Chappell_John_Rotenberry (MM)

 

 

 

Photos are copyright by Mark A. Chappell or Theodore Garland, Jr., unless otherwise indicated.