|Anna's Hummingbird with Pyracantha in the background|
It's that deeper understanding of habitats and bird behaviors that can be quite satisfying.
Such was the case during a trek out to the Santa Cruz flats. Instead of chasing new birds, we just observed the ones present.
|Magill scans the sod farm for Mountain Plovers|
|First decent photo documentation of a Mountain Plover|
|Juvenile Black Crowned Night Heron|
|Male Vermilion Flycatcher|
|A late Broad-tailed Hummingbird|