Visitors 68
Modified 7-Oct-12
Created 7-Oct-12
41 photos

Another early morning from Escobar Gate. I went early for dawn & the moonset (and the Kestrels), and stayed for the monthly birding transect, Area E, led by Phil Leighton. A close pass by a Harrier; Kites kiting at dawn; & Oaks galore, including the lonely Valley Oak on the ridge.
Greeting the DawnGreeting the Dawn (2)Kite's DescentMoonset, Valley OakMoonset, Valley OakMoonset, Valley OakMoonset, Valley Oak, GrasslandsOaks in Early LightValley Oak & ToyonValley Oak & ToyonKite in Lonely Valley OakKite in Lonely Valley Oak (Closer)Flock of Little Birds in Valley OakKite KitingLonely Valley Oak (Quercus lobata)Two Birds in Valley OakBird in Poison OakMale Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus) in FlightMale Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus) in FlightMale Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus) in Flight