There were piles of it. They made 2 small hills on the beach.
She was hanging around some spiky plants making it very difficult to catch. I ended up catching him without getting hurt.
Photo by Joyce Tierney
Based on range, it appears from the Kaufman range map that Orange County would be White Checkered-Skipper rather than Common
Cluster of orange California Poppy flowers on the side of a hiking trail near the beach. These flowers were surrounded by shorter shrubs.
5:30 pm; sunny, a pair comes to feed with one male fledgling
Found in a creek in a park. 7:00pm 21 degrees c. 20% cloud cover
This hummingbird, also known as Anna's humming bird, had a greenish-black metallic body. It was sitting still on a bush just long enough for me to get a quick observation.