Patches of invasive thistle that my crew and I helped remove.
A crab spider(?) on a Phacelia.
One adult seen fluttering about a patch of milkweed (Asclepias).
A hen with 10 chicks
While the photos are poor, there were many Steller's Jays near picnic tables, campsites, and other areas with high human use around Lake Britton.
2 adults on or nearby a large nest. Presence of offspring in nest inferred by actions of adult on nest (head down for long periods).
a pair of juveniles
scattered black leaves: the remains of a kill? Possibly cormorant feathers