MacGillivray’s Warbler

MacGillivray’s Warbler

Adult Description Size:  5.25” Plumage/Description:  Male plumage is distinguished by a dark gray head and a black breast.  Back and wings are an olive-green/yellow color.  Belly, flanks and under-tail coverts are bright yellow.  An incomplete (broken) eye ring is a...
Lucy’s Warbler

Lucy’s Warbler

Adults Description Size:  4.25” Plumage/Description:  Male and female plumage similar.  Overall a very plain, non-descript bird.  The Rufous on the crown of the head, and on the rump is not always easily seen.  However, if you see these two diagnostic field markings...
Says Phoebe

Says Phoebe

Adults Description Size:  7.5” Plumage/Description:  Male and female plumage similar.  A very plain, non-descript bird.  Breast, head, back and wings are a pale gray color, tail by contrast is black.  Color on the belly and under-tail coverts ranges from a dull yellow...
Scotts Oriole

Scotts Oriole

Male Female Description Size:  9” Plumage/Description:  Males are a striking combination of jet-black, and bright yellow plumage.  The entire head, throat, breast, back, and tail are a solid black color.  Wings are black with a yellow shoulder, and white wing bars. ...
Steller’s Jay

Steller’s Jay

Adults Description Size:  11.5” Plumage/Description:  Males and females have similar plumage.  The most prominent feature is its distinctive crest black crest with a small amount of white streaking at the base of the crest and over the eye.  The crest, head, and neck...