Mowry Slough

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Mowry Slough
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Mowry Slough
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Mowry Slough
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Map showing the location of Mowry Slough
Mowry Slough
Location Fremont, California
Coordinates 37°29′01″N 122°01′11″W / 37.4835499°N 122.0196838°W / 37.4835499; -122.0196838Coordinates: 37°29′01″N 122°01′11″W / 37.4835499°N 122.0196838°W / 37.4835499; -122.0196838[1]
Designated 1972; 45 years ago (1972)
Governing body Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Mowry Slough[1] is a 5.8-mile-long (9.3 km)[2] slough (wetlands area) in Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge and is the primary breeding ground for San Francisco Bay harbor seals. It is situated among the salt marshes and salt evaporation ponds in the city of Fremont.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Mowry Slough". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 19 January 1981. Retrieved 5 January 2017. 
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 15, 2011
  3. ^ SFSU, Mowry Slough, retrieved August 1, 2007

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