I am pretty certain this is a Sharp shinned hawk, sorry for the poor quality image, that was the best I could do.
Seen while on a long walk on the first day of 2015.
Northern Flicker ~ Colaptes
In search of food
Ground Spider found on my kitchen counter this morning. So "where" was this guy while I slept? Underbelly picture also included.
Bewick's Wren taking a break. I have never seen a bird yawn before.
With a flock of geese on the beach.
An osprey from a nest flew to the branch, and then another joined it.
Adult osprey flying in and out of nest to feed the one baby in nest.
Grey body with few tints of green and white on the wings
Bee on radpberries
Found him living in an old straw bale that was rotting.
Saw this on the border of the Native Growth Protection Zone. Have not seen this species in this area befor.
Eschscholzia californica (California Poppies).