The Drought Bird

Phainopepla sightings in the Santa Cruz Mountains were rare

Southern Grey Shrike, Tenerife

The shrike I saw at El Fraile in the Canary Islands was not great grey

Barn Swallow, New Cut

My 50th species for the patch

Merlin, Bristol

I swished back my Southville curtains and checked out the usual herring gulls

EEC at Alviso, 2001

Glossy ibis at the Environmental Education Center