At Robben Island
Staked-out rarity that has over-wintered. This first-year bird is maturing, and is between plumages right now, I think.
Bit the crap out of me. Saw a much larger one off-trail under some poison oak.
Found at Mori point, though photographed at fort mason after capture
Merced National Wildlife Refuge, California
Tule Elk (Cervus canadensis nannodes) at Sunset, San Luis National Wildlife Refuge, California