To me, this looks just like the drawing in The Laws Field Guide to the Sierra Nevada, with the "exclamation points" and the "hourglass mark" (but doesn't look like the photos in the iNaturalist species account). So I hope someone can confirm or set me straight.
Somewhat worse for wear...
The spawn is on! This little waterfall was a fun obstacle to watch.
First of season.
A raptor kill. Such great feet!
This Black-billed Magpie seemed captivated by his own reflection in a mud puddle in the Motel 6 parking lot, S. Shore Lake Tahoe, CA