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
Day walk through Shollenberger Park and the Ellis Creek Water Treatment Facility, Petaluma