The Buffleheads have returned to Bolsa Chica for the winter.
Taking a sun bath.
Even though the temperature was only 70 degrees F, it was continuously panting.
Most likely a ship assisted emigrant. Only two reports in California. Both from the same area.
Only a handful of records of the Cattle Egret in Orange County. Most of the Orange County sightings are from San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary. This one still has remnants of alternate plumage.
Uncommon winter visitor to southern California (Male & Female)
Hunting for worms in the wet grass.
California endemic. West Nile Virus has reduced the population to Vulnerable status.
Fall Migrant in Alternate Plumage
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