Peters Canyon Regional Park
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Peters Canyon Regional Park (email) (website)
548 E. Canyon View Avenue, Orange, CA 92869, Tel: 714-973-6611
Details: Peters Canyon Regional Park encompasses 354 acres of coastal sage scrub, riparian, freshwater marsh and grassland habitats. Trials are available for hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians. Wildlife include mule deer, bobcats, coyotes, opossums, raccoons and an occasional mountain lion, plus smaller amphibians, mammals, and reptiles.
Birds: Yellow-breasted Chats, Tri-colored Blackbirds, Warblers, Mallards, Northern Shovelers, Ruddy Ducks, Great Blue Herons, Snowy Egrets, Cactus Wrens, Gnatchatchers, Rufous-crowned Sparrotw, Sred-tail Hawks, Red Shouldered Hawks.
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