I spent 5 minutes photographing this wasp on what I assume is some kind of bee, which appeared long dead - they were on the asphalt parking lot. The wasp circled me a few times to check me out. Fascinating show but a total mystery as to what was going on.
Spotted a few Western Willets in Corte Madera east of 101 on 7/26/2015 at 10:45am. Flight revealed beautiful black & white tail span.
Group of nesting American White Pelicans just east of 101 in Corte Madera on 7/26/2015
early migrants or maybe second year birds which did not mate and return early.