Red-Tailed Hawk Flight
At sunset, a red-tailed hawk searches for
its next dinner in the open fields.
Red-tailed hawks on the West Coast
seem to be darker than those in the
Midwest and East Coast.
Mountain View, California
A sea otter naps with paws over its
eyes to block the late-afternoon light
Moss Landing State Beach, California
Avocet and Chick(s)
The mother American avocet
watches over her young chicks.
One is out-and-about while its two
sibilings are hiding underneath their mom.
(The extra sets of legs underneath the
mother belong to the hiding sibilings.)
Palo Alto Baylands Preserve, California