Sanctuary Integrated Monitoring Network
SIMoN Tools

Species Database

The SIMoN species database contains natural history information on a subset of the more commonly seen plants and animals that live in or seasonally travel through the sanctuaries along the coast of California. In addition to the distribution and habitat use of these species, facts on seasonal use, feeding behavior, reproduction, and conservation issues are also provided. Use the search options below to find species of interest.

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Genus or Species


  e.g., Sebastes, pyrifera

Common Name


  e.g., rockfish, Humpback, Brandt's

Species Group


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