From open beaches at the Monterey Bay’s edge, to pickleweed marshes and mudflats, to woodlands and prairies in the uplands – the Elkhorn Slough watershed is home to a great variety of habitats. This setting provides home and shelter to an amazing an abundant variety of plants and animals. The Slough Life section of our website provides an overview of these habitats and inhabitants. We encourage you to check back regularly as we add new species to this online resource.