Visitors 4
Modified 26-Jul-14
Created 25-Jul-14
28 photos

A morning's walk around Searsville Lake, then through a bit of oak woodland and grassland: Trails 14, 11, 10, 12, & 13. With a visiting scholar at the Woods Institute, who was a JR docent as a Stanford undergrad. We saw nice landscapes, several birds, deer & a rabbit.
Valley Oaks near Entrance GateSearsville LakeSearsville LakeBrush Rabbit (Sylvilagus bachmani)Brush Rabbit (Sylvilagus bachmani)Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)Great Blue Heron, Live Oak, Lace LichenRuddy Duck (Oxyura jamaicensis)Searsville Lake from the WestJuvenile Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nicticorax nicticorax)Juvenile Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nicticorax nicticorax)Searsville Lake from AboveSearsville Lake from AboveBoat Landing, Searsville LakeBirdersRed-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) in FlightRed-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) in FlightRed-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) in FlightGreat Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) in FlightValley Oak & Lace Lichen