Rusty orange inner wings when flaps
Not sure the species of this thistle plant with purple flower at tops
Camera trap photo.
Ongoing observation of active red-tailed hawk nest at Jasper Ridge via live video stream: http://jrbp.stanford.edu/webcams/nestcam/jrnestcam.php
Currently 2 chicks about 4-weeks old. Variety of prey observed being brought to nest including snakes, woodrat and Calif. ground squirrel.