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Shoreline Birds – Alameda, California, Dec. 2017

This Holiday season, Kathy and I visited our two families that reside in the San Francisco Bay Area. Kathy’s daughter Laina and family live in Alameda, only a few minutes walk from the bay shore. This provides a shoreline birding walk … Continue reading

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Birding in Simi Valley, CA, Dec. 2014

Kathy was raised in Simi Valley, CA, and we visit her mother, Rainie, there often. I had seen some posts in Facebook Birders from Simi, and inquired of the author where he went to get his photos. On a recent visit (Dec. … Continue reading

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Wading Birds of Alameda, Spring 2014

This is another in the series on birds of Alameda, CA. Numerous species of wading birds are seen on the tidal flats of Alameda – many of which I could neither photograph or identify. The avocet sweeps his bill from … Continue reading

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