The male Northern Harrier is a soft gray and white colored bird, sometimes referred to as the "gray ghost." Not as commonly seen as the brown female or juvenile harrier.
Small flock of white-faced Ibis considered a rare sighting for this Petaluma location
Sunday walk through Tolay Lake Regional Park
The Allen is a migratory hummingbird which shows up in the spring and stays in the area until late summer. Hearing that they had been seen in Sebastopol already this year, I checked the Cherryridge property to find them in full residence at their usual spot.
Recent walks through Tolay Lake Regional Park
A very recent walk at Abbott's Lagoon, part of the Point Reyes National Seashore park system
First signs of Spring...
Day walk through Shollenberger Park and the Ellis Creek Water Treatment Facility, Petaluma