Flora and Fauna

As an oasis in the city, Oaks Bottom’s diverse habitat is home to over two hundred species of nesting and migratory birds including herons, owls and resident bald eagles, mammals like beaver and mink, and many species of local reptiles and amphibians. Over 350 species of native and non-native plants can also be found in the refuge.

Oaks Bottom Bird List
Amphibian Information
Plant List

Hover over images of common wildlife in Oaks Bottom to learn the species.