Please keep sending in the wildlife photos. For some reason, they’re coming in more slowly than usual. (Perhaps it’s the holidays.)
Today’s batch of birds (and one mammal) comes from reader Bob Fritz. His notes are indented; click on the photos to enlarge them.
Some recent photos (primarily birds) taken in my neighborhood (Orange County, California).Lesser Goldfinch (Spinus psaltria):
Yellow-rumped Warbler (Setophaga coronata):
California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi):
Western Bluebird (Sialia mexicana):
White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophyrs):