While hiking in the early morning near Morro Bay we spied a male California Quail in perfect light perched on an old dead branch. He cooperated very nicely for his portrait.
A House Wren sings an early morning song in Briones part of the East Bay Regional Park system in Lafayette, CA.
Mountain bluebirds mating
A Red-winged Blackbird takes flight after a morning bath at a pond in Point Reyes National Seashore, California.
A raven swoops in for a landing on the edge of a pasture in Point Reyes National Seashore, California.
A blue grouse walks through a meadow in Yellowstone National Park
Male Western Bluebird Guarding HIs Nesthole
White-crowned sparrow singing as the sun begins to rise. Abbott's Lagoon, Point Reyes, California
A male western bluebird flies out of its nest hole.