Moms comment: great blue heron gathering twigs for its nest. About 5 minutes from where we live, there’s a huge colony/rookery of nesting great blue herons, and there are some bald eagle pairs nesting there also.
Click on any image to see it full-screen. The day’s winner: male Bullock’s on the north edge of McMinnville and perched in full sun. He had his glow on.
Then a pair of nest-mates calling “Pweet” for food. Know the species?