This years chick is well on his or her way to becoming an adult, is flying and the head is beginning to turn red. Once grown the parents will break the plate and chase him or her off.
Osprey with a Fish
A pair of Sandhill Cranes have been working on this nest for about a month. Hopefully they will use this nest and egg laying will commence shortly.
Sandhill with Debris
Pileated Woodpecker, Lake Como
Family of Canadian geese in Hollister