Egret on the Wing, San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve, San Diego County, California

Photograph by John C Stires


San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve protects nearly 1,000 acres of coastal wetland and backcountry habitat in northern San Diego County, California. More than 700 species of plants and animals can be seen along the reserves seven miles of well-maintained hiking trails. Many migratory bird species can be spotted at different times during the year and its not uncommon to see beautiful birds such as egrets, terns, grebes, and coots just to name a few.

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