3
taxa
2 birds
1 insect

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-bellied Plover Pluvialis squatarola

Observer

wendy5

Date

April 9, 2019 02:43 PM PDT

Description

A dozen Black-bellied Plovers were splashing in the shallow water, nibbling on sea lettuce and maybe a hermit crab. Most were still transitioning to breeding plumage.

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What

Mallard Anas platyrhynchos

Observer

wendy5

Date

April 9, 2019 03:05 PM PDT

Description

Mallards have paired up now, and seem to show up in very odd places, including this beach at low tide.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

wendy5

Date

April 9, 2019 03:55 PM PDT

Description

This shiny beetle was walking on the wall outside our house. It was about 1" long.

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