Photos copyright © 2013 Kat Avila
Camera: Canon SX210 IS
American Crow, Corvus brachyrhynchos, CROW AND JAY FAMILY
American crow
2013.2.16




Bushtit, Psaltriparus minimus, BUSHTIT FAMILY
bushtit
2013.1.28




California Towhee ['tou-hi:], Pipilo crissalis; Melazone crissalis, AMERICAN SPARROW SUBFAMILY
California towhee
2013.1.28
California towhee
2013.1.28
California towhee
2013.1.29


Greater Roadrunner, Geococcyx californianus, CUCKOO FAMILY: I have watched it climb up into the branches of a bush and, another time, soar like a glider plane into a cactus patch. It makes me wonder what it is going to do next.
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
"Where's that cricket?"
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
greater roadrunner
2013.1.18
Nuttall's Woodpecker, Picoides nuttallii, WOODPECKER FAMILY
Nuttall's woodpecker
2013.1.18
Nuttall's Woodpecker
2013.1.28
Nuttall's Woodpecker
2013.1.28
Nuttall's Woodpecker
preening
2013.1.28

Phainopepla [feɪ-aɪ-nə-pɛp-lə, faɪn-], Phainopepla nitens, SILKY-FLYCATCHER FAMILY
phainopepla
2013.1.31
phainopepla
2013.1.31
phainopepla
2013.1.31
phainopepla
2013.1.31

Red-shouldered Hawk, Buteo lineatus, HAWK AND EAGLE FAMILY
red-shouldered hawk
2013.1.29
red-shouldered hawk
housekeeping
2013.1.29
red-shouldered hawk
2013.1.29
red-shouldered hawk
"Kee-yaaah!"
2013.1.29
red-shouldered hawk
2013.1.29
Red-tailed Hawk, Buteo jamaicensis, HAWK AND EAGLE FAMILY
red-tailed hawk
2013.1.18
red-tailed hawk
2013.1.18



Say's Phoebe, Sayornis saya, TYRANT FLYCATCHER FAMILY
say's phoebe
2013.2.16
say's phoebe
2013.2.16



Western Scrub Jay, Aphelocoma californica, CROW AND JAY FAMILY
Western scrub jay
2013.1.28
Western scrub jay
2013.1.28


White-crowned Sparrow, Zonotrichia leucophrys, AMERICAN SPARROW SUBFAMILY
white-crowned sparrow
immature
2013.2.16
white-crowned sparrow
2013.2.16
white-crowned sparrow
2013.2.16