Madrona Marsh Preserve
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Madrona Marsh Preserve (email) (website)
3201 Plaza del Amo, Torrance, CA 90503, Tel: 310-782-3989
Details: Madrona Marsh preserves a 10 arch vernal marsh, an alkaline margin, a back dune system, and vernal pools. It is a valuable habitat for birds, insects, reptiles, and small mammals. Madrona Marsh is maintained by Friends of Madrona Marsh, a non-profit organization established in 1972.
Birds: Ducks, Coots, Redwinged Blackbirds, Meadowlarks, Shrikes, Finches, Warblers, Hawks.
Note: Bird listings may include resident and migratory birds and common and rare sightings.