This area includes important valley bottom habitat in the Rogue Watershed including the confluence of the Rogue River and Little Butte Creek, Upper and Lower Table Rock, and Vernal Pool habitat.
COA ID: 097
The Klamath Mountains ecoregion covers much of southwestern Oregon, including the Umpqua Mountains, Siskiyou Mountains, and interior valleys and foothills between these and the Cascade Range. The Rogue watershed has the largest population of any coastal watershed in Oregon (Jackson County, Josephine County, and a portion of Curry County). Several popular and scenic rivers run …
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.
Natural lakes are relatively large bodies of freshwater surrounded by land. For the purposes of the Conservation Strategy, natural lakes are defined as standing water bodies larger than 20 acres, including some seasonal lakes.
Oak woodlands are characterized by an open canopy dominated by Oregon white oak.
Ponderosa Pine Woodlands
Ponderosa pine woodlands are dominated by ponderosa pine, but may also have lodgepole pine, western juniper, aspen, western larch, grand fir, Douglas-fir, mountain mahogany, incense cedar, sugar pine, or white fir, depending on ecoregion and site conditions. Their understories are variable combinations of shrubs, herbaceous plants, and grasses.
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.
Acorn Woodpecker (Observed)
Big-flowered Wooly Meadowfoam (Observed)
Limnanthes floccosa ssp. grandiflora
California Mountain Kingsnake (Observed)
California Myotis (Observed)
Clouded Salamander (Modeled Habitat)
Coastal Cutthroat Trout (Documented)
Oncorhynchus clarki clarki
Coastal Tailed Frog (Modeled Habitat)
Coho Salmon (Documented)
Common Nighthawk (Observed)
Cook’s Desert Parsley (Observed)
Flammulated Owl (Modeled Habitat)
Franklin’s Bumble Bee (Observed)
Fringed Myotis (Modeled Habitat)
Gentner’s Fritillary (Observed)
Grasshopper Sparrow (Observed)
Ammodramus savannarum perpallidus
Great Gray Owl (Observed)
Hoary Bat (Observed)
Lewis’s Woodpecker (Observed)
Long-legged Myotis (Modeled Habitat)
Monarch Butterfly (Observed)
Northern Spotted Owl (Observed)
Strix occidentalis caurina
Oregon Vesper Sparrow (Observed)
Pooecetes gramineus affinis
Pallid Bat (Observed)
Peregrine Falcon (Observed)
Falco peregrinus anatum
Purple Martin (Observed)
Progne subis arboricola
Ringtail (Modeled Habitat)
Silver-haired Bat (Observed)
Steelhead / Rainbow / Redband Trout (Documented)
Oncorhynchus mykiss ssp
Townsend’s Big-eared Bat (Observed)
Vernal Pool Fairy Shrimp (Observed)
Northwestern Pond Turtle (Observed)
Western Toad (Observed)
White-headed Woodpecker (Observed)
Yellow-breasted Chat (Observed)
Icteria virens auricollis