Connecting to the Lower Coquille River COA, this area follows Middle Creek northward and includes surrounding riparian and upland habitat
COA ID: 044
Oregon’s Coast Range, known for its dramatic scenery, is extremely diverse, with habitats ranging from open sandy dunes to lush forests and from tidepools to headwater streams. It follows the coastline and extends east through coastal forest to the border of the Willamette Valley and Klamath Mountains ecoregions
Grasslands include a variety of upland grass-dominated habitats, such as upland prairies, coastal bluffs, and montane grasslands.
Late Successional Mixed Conifer Forests
Late successional mixed conifer forests provide a multi-layered tree canopy, including large-diameter trees, shade-tolerant tree species in the understory, and a high volume of dead wood, such as snags and logs.
Oak woodlands are characterized by an open canopy dominated by Oregon white oak.
Flowing Water and Riparian Habitats
Flowing Water and Riparian Habitats include all naturally occurring flowing freshwater streams and rivers throughout Oregon as well as the adjacent riparian habitat.
Wetlands are covered with water during all or part of the year. Permanently wet habitats include backwater sloughs, oxbow lakes, and marshes, while seasonally wet habitats include seasonal ponds, vernal pools, and wet prairies.
American Marten (Observed)
Peregrine Falcon (Observed)
Falco peregrinus anatum
Black Oystercatcher (Observed)
California Myotis (Observed)
Chinook Salmon (Documented)
Clouded Salamander (Observed)
Coastal Cutthroat Trout (Documented)
Oncorhynchus clarki clarki
Coastal Tailed Frog (Observed)
Coho Salmon (Documented)
Foothill Yellow-legged Frog (Modeled Habitat)
Fringed Myotis (Observed)
Harlequin Duck (Observed)
Hoary Bat (Observed)
Long-legged Myotis (Observed)
Marbled Murrelet (Observed)
Northern Red-legged Frog (Observed)
Northern Spotted Owl (Modeled Habitat)
Strix occidentalis caurina
Olive-sided Flycatcher (Observed)
Red Tree Vole (Observed)
Ringtail (Modeled Habitat)
Silver-haired Bat (Observed)
Southern Torrent Salamander (Observed)
Townsend’s Big-eared Bat (Modeled Habitat)
Western Pond Turtle (Observed)
Purple Martin (Modeled Habitat)
Progne subis arboricola
Western Toad (Modeled Habitat)