Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial Park

Rank: 368

Park Description

On the evening of July 17, 1944, residents in the San Francisco east bay area were jolted awake by a massive explosion that cracked windows and lit up the night sky. At Port Chicago Naval Magazine, 320 men were instantly killed when two ships being loaded with ammunition for the Pacific theater troops blew up. It was WWII's worst home front disaster.

Park Address

Port Chicago Naval Magazine NM 4202 Alhambra Ave.

Martinez, CA, 94553


Species in Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial Park by Category

Here you can look up all the species found in Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial Park. Start by picking a category. From there you can see how many species have either the common name beggining with each letter or scientific name. It's a good place to start if you're looking for what kind of species are invasive to the park, or perhaps how common or rare a species is for that area.



 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
American shad, Atlantic shad, common shad, white shad Alosa sapidissima Present - - Abundant
arrow goby Clevelandia ios Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
brown smoothhound Mustelus henlei Present - - - -
bay goby Lepidogobius lepidus Present - - - -
bonyhead sculpin Artedius notospilotus Present - - - -
brown rockfish Sebastes auriculatus Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
common carp Cyprinus carpio Present - - - -
cheekspot goby Ilypnus gilberti Present - - - -
California halibut Paralichthys californicus Present - - - -
Chinook salmon, King salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Present Native Rare
Channel catfish Ictalurus punctatus Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
diamond turbot Hypsopsetta guttulata Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
English sole Pleuronectes vetulus Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Green sturgen, green sturgeon Acipenser medirostris Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
inland silverside Menidia beryllina Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
jacksmelt Atherinopsis californiensis Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Longfin smelt Spirinchus thaleichthys Present - - Common
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
northern anchovy Engraulis mordax Present - - Abundant
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
plainfin midshipman Porichthys notatus Present - - - -
Pacific herring Clupea pallasii Present - - - -
Pacific tomcod Microgadus proximus Present - - - -
Pacific lamprey Lampetra tridentata Present - - - -
Prickly sculpin Cottus asper Present - - - -
Pacific staghorn sculpin Leptocottus armatus Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
rainwater killifish Lucania parva Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
shiner surfperch Cymatogaster aggregata Present - - - -
striped bass Morone saxatilis Present - - Abundant
speckled sanddab Citharichthys stigmaeus Present - - - -
starry flounder Platichthys stellatus Present - - - -
sand sole Psettichthys melanostictus Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
threadfin shad Dorosoma petenense Present - - - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
White sturgeon Acipenser transmontanus Present - - - -
white croaker Genyonemus lineatus Present - - - -
White Catfish Ameiurus catus Present - - - -

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
- - Apiaceae Present Non-native - -
alfilaria Erodium cicutarium Present Non-native - -
Autumn willow-herb Epilobium brachycarpum Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
bristly ox-tongue Picris echioides Present Non-native - -
Black Mustard Brassica nigra Present Non-native - -
Broad-leaf pepperwort Lepidium latifolium Present Non-native - -
Birdsfoot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus Present Non-native - -
bur clover, bur medick, burclover, California burclover, toothed medick Medicago polymorpha Present Non-native - -
Baltic rush Juncus balticus Present Native - -
Bromegrass Bromus hordeaceus Present Non-native - -
Bermudagrass Cynodon dactylon Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
celery Apium graveolens Present Non-native - -
chaparral broom, coyote brush Baccharis pilularis Present Native - -
cat's-ear Hypochaeris radicata Present Non-native - -
China lettuce, prickly lettuce, wild lettuce Lactuca serriola Present Non-native - -
Common Groundsel Senecio vulgaris - - - - - -
crucifers, mustards Brassicaceae Present Non-native - -
Curly dock Rumex crispus Present Non-native - -
cutleaf geranium Geranium dissectum Present Non-native - -
Common Plantain Plantago major Present Non-native - -
California bulrush Schoenoplectus californicus Present Native - -
California poppy Eschscholzia californica Present Native - -
creeping jenny, European bindweed, field bindweed, perennial morningglory, smallflowered morningglory Convolvulus arvensis Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
desert saltgrass, inland saltgrass, marsh spikegrass, saltgrass, seashore saltgrass Distichlis spicata Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Eyebane, Upright Spotted Spurge Chamaesyce maculata Present Non-native - -
evening primroses Onagraceae Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
fig-marigold, sea-fig Carpobrotus edulis Present Non-native - -
four-leaved all-seed Polycarpon tetraphyllum Present Non-native - -
foxtail chess Bromus madritensis ssp. rubens Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Garden Radish Raphanus sativus Present Non-native - -
geraniums Geraniaceae Present Non-native - -
grasses Poaceae Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Italian thistle Carduus pycnocephalus Present Non-native - -
Italian Ryegrass Lolium multiflorum Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
legumes, peas Fabaceae Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
marsh jaumea Jaumea carnosa Present Native - -
milk thistle Silybum marianum - - - - - -
mat amaranth, prostrate amaranth, prostrate pigweed Amaranthus blitoides Present Native - -
musky stork's bill Erodium moschatum Present Non-native - -
Meadow Barley Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. brachyantherum Present Native - -
morningglories, morning-glories Convolvulaceae Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
narrowleaf plantain Plantago lanceolata Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Olney THREE-SQUARE Scirpus americanus Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
pinks Caryophyllaceae Present Non-native - -
Pacific hairgrass Deschampsia cespitosa ssp. holciformis Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
ripgut brome Bromus diandrus Present Non-native - -
rabbit-foot grass Polypogon monspeliensis Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
sweet fennel Foeniculum vulgare Present Non-native - -
sunflowers Asteraceae Present Non-native - -
Sneeze-weed, Rosilla Helenium puberulum Present Native - -
spiny sowthistle Sonchus asper ssp. asper Present Non-native - -
Shepherd's Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris - - - - - -
shortpod mustard Hirschfeldia incana Present Non-native - -
spear-leaved salt bush, spearscale Atriplex triangularis Present Native - -
Sand Spurry Spergularia rubra Present Non-native - -
sourclover Melilotus indica Present Non-native - -
spurge Euphorbiaceae Present Non-native - -
sedges Cyperaceae Present Non-native - -
- - Scirpus californicus - - Native - -
smilo grass, smilograss Piptatherum miliaceum Present Non-native - -
silverweed Potentilla anserina ssp. pacifica Present Native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
woody glasswort Salicornia virginica Present Native - -
white sweetclover Melilotus alba Present Non-native - -
wild oats Avena fatua Present Non-native - -

 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
Amethyst gem clam Gemma gemma Present Non-native - -
 Name(s)  Scientific Name  Occurrence  Nativeness  Abundance
SOF-SHELL CLAM, Soft-shell clam Mya arenaria Present Non-native - -