Who's that drumming on the telephone pole?
Rescued this baby walking home from work the other day. He was all white but not albino (had dark blue eyes) and about 5 inches from nose to base of tail. Brought him to a rescuer in Oakland. I see all white adults on the island often but she said he was the first all white opossum she'd seen.
A sturgeon photographed in Lake Merritt by Patrick Childs along Lakeshore Avenue.
Probably not an obvious I.D. but this is the same nest as my recent Black Phoebe observation
Another interesting looking hybrid - really reminds me of a scaup with that bill
Just an interesting looking muscovy hybrid if anyone has any ideas about the cross species
Under coast live oak, though I don't think this one is ectomycorrhizal.
Eddie found this on coast live oak.
Bisexual spring generation gall. Females from this generation deposit in young acorns, forming a sort of acorn gall, from which only females emerge.
Tiny, native, weedy denizen of trails and disturbed areas.
Ubuitous on trails and disturbed areas.
Another weed growing wild in planter
Curious to find out what the weeds growing in my old planters are. last year a seedling turned out to be a sunflower!