Mountain Skink, Sycamore Canyon, Santa Monica Mountains
Tufted Duck, Merrit lake, Oakland, CA
Northern Elephant Seal, Off Ventura Harbor
Spotted Dove, Salt lake Park, Los Angeles
Scorpion, Zuma Canyon, Santa Monica Mountains, Any idea what this is Gary?
Our friend Susan and I at Bodega Bay north of San Fransisco. This is the site where the Alfred Hitchcock film “The Birds” was filmed. It did in fact turn out to be a great birding spot!
Jen and Giant Coreopsis, Point Dume, Malibu. Some wildflower displays have been sensational here
This Golpher snake was our first serpent in almost 3 months! It was poking its head out of a hole and I dove after it!
Pacific Chorus Frog, Santa Monica Mountains. These little guys have been calling like crazy. They are the only frog I know that says the stereotypical “ribit, ribit, ribit,etc.”
California Newt, Berkeley Botanical Garden, These guys were mating like crazy in a small pond
This very rare Arctic Loon was hanging around the breakwall in Monterey
We found this Alligator lizard in Solstice Canyon in Malibu, He probably bit me 5 times.