Learn about British Columbian wildlife species in these species reports researched and written mainly by our wonderful group of volunteers.

American kestrel

Arctic fox

Arctic hare

Badger

Bald eagle

Barn owl

Barred owl

Beaver

Bighorn sheep

Bison

Black bear

Black capped chickadee

Black-tailed deer

Black Widow Spider

Blue jay

Blue shark

Blue whale

Bobcat

Burrowing owl

Canada goose

Canada lynx

Clark’s nutcracker

Common dolphin

Common garter snake

Cougar

Coyote

Dall’s porpoise

Dall’s sheep

Douglas-fir

Douglas squirrel

Elk

Fin whale

Fisher

Garry oak

Giant Pacific octopus

Glass sponges

Golden eagle

Great basin gopher snake

Great blue heron

Great grey owl

Great horned owl

Green sea turtle

Grey whale

Grey wolf

Grizzly bear

Harbour seal

Horned puffin

Humpback whale

Leatherback sea turtle

Leather sea star

Little brown bat

Long-toed salamander

Loon

Mallard duck

Marbled godwit

Marten

Merlin

Moose

Mountain goat

Northern elephant seal

Northern flying squirrel

Northern Goshawk

Northern hawk owl

Northern sea lion

Nuttal’s cottontail rabbit

Opalescent nudibranch

Orca

Oregon spotted frog

Osprey

Pacific white-sided dolphin

Pacific giant salamander

Pacific tree frog

Painted turtle

Pallid bat

Peregrine falcon

Pileated woodpecker

Porcupine

Raccoon

Red fox

Red-tail hawk

River otter

Rockfish

Rubber boa

Ruffed grouse

Rufous hummingbird

Sandhill crane

Saw-whet owl

Sea otter

Snowshoe hare

Snowy owl

Spotted bat

Steller’s jay

Tailed frog

Tiger salamander

Townsend’s mole

Vancouver Island marmot

Western diamondback rattlesnake

Western grebe

White sturgeon

White-tailed deer

Wolverine

Wood duck

Woodland caribou