When I first drove past, the bird appeared to be dead, neck lying on the ground. I stopped to take the body off the road and prevent scavengers from also getting hit and as I approached realized it was still alive. I removed it to the side of the road and was debating what to do when an area resident stopped with a towel to wrap the loon in and said she would take the bird to the local rehab center.
Ruby crowned kinglet point blue banding
Point blue bird banding at muddy hollow. Redish tail contrasts with brown back
Point blue bird banding
The bird was sitting in a puddle formed by a very high tide on the backside of the beach.
The bird did not seem well, it was all tucked in and very lethargic.
regular backyard bird. In a walnut tree
Found on my patio under the garbage can. They seem to wind up there after rain. This guy was small...4.5 inches.
Find the quail.
..dragging something from water's edge up into the dunes. Trailing for a couple hundred yards led to the remains of a crab carcass...
All over passionflower bush, butterfly dominantly orange, with black spots
Sample observation for class