Group of approximately 40 individuals seen flying and diving for schooling bait fish offshore of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, south of the Santa Cruz Pier. Identified by plumage and call (adult and juvenile)
West coast beaches are covered with these!
Just a baby - but which kind?
Back yard critter, regular visitor.
Roughly 2" nose to tail, too small to count tues, very fast once he got excited.
White belly, smaller when compared to Pink-footed.
1st Pyrgus of season in the garden
A likely stowaway from a hike in the piney sandhills...