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14. Kelly Reservoir

14. Kelly Reservoir Map

Habitat: A large reservoir system provides water for the birding site, which includes a seasonal creek that spreads out to form a shallow marsh complex in a dry environment

Birds: Green-wing Teals, Pronghorn Antelope, Canada Geese

Directions: From Canby (E. of Alturas on Hwy 299), take Modoc Co Rd 54, E. for 8 mi; go S. thru a silver metal gate for 0.75 mi to a watered area on the right and park. The reservoir is to the N. (Rough road. High clearance vehicles are recommended. During drought years this site may be dry except for early spring.)

Information: Alturas Field Office, Bureau of Land Management, 530-233-4666

Green-wing Teal
Green-wing Teal