With something behind it...
Chestnut backed chickadee plus cannery
Keeping an eye on an American Kestrel.
Abandoned best in mixed evergreen ecosystem, in a tan oak. Egg less than an inch at longest point. Best opening about 2.5 inches in diameter
The redwood sorrel is the low green carpeting the forest floor. Also seen is various ferns and Redwood trees.
Stachys bullata, Hedge Nettle
Steel Blue Lady Bug. This particular one seems much smaller than the first one I photographed. I put it next to a penny on a white piece of paper.
In Medicine Buddha's "Enchanted Forest" area.