Last Firday, 6-19-2015, we did 10 mile loop on bike from Alviso Marina. We saw quite few White Pelicans in Pond 9. Some of them had grey crown. Some says they are in Chick-feeding plumage… The levy between Pond 9 and … Continue reading
We drove to Novato last Sunday. We didn’t see may birds in the marsh area, but we saw Mute Swans swimming in a pond by Bel Marin Keys Blvd. “Merlin”, the app, says “Uncommon”.
I visited the egret colony on the Google campus in Mountain view on Sunday. They blocked off a section of Shorebird Way to through traffic to protect the birds. I saw many nests high up on the sycamore trees, and … Continue reading
I participated in a SCVAS field trip at the City of Sunnyvale Landfill today. We saw many Red-Winged Black Birds and Barn swallows, but the ponds were very quiet except for some White Pelicans, Eaglets, Stilts and Avocets. Some Avocets and Stilts were … Continue reading
I took my new Tamron lens to Alviso Marina, but it was so heavy I only walked less than a mile. It didn’t look very birdy, but found a juvenile Black Phoebe in the marsh by the boardwalk. I … Continue reading
We went for a quick bike ride on San Tomas Aquino trail late Sunday afternoon! We saw baby Shoveler ducklingsswimming in San Tomas Aquino Creek!!! A family of Canada Goose were eating weeds? The juveniles are growing up very quickly, … Continue reading
Chikadees are getting used to having me around, and I was able to finally take a picture. What a beautiful bird!