birds

Homeward Bound

A brown Pelican returns to its' safe haven at Point Lobos.

A brown Pelican returns to its' safe haven at Point Lobos.

black Night Heron April 2015

Black Night Heron Bird Island April 2015

Black Night Heron Bird Island April 2015

Black Night Heron 2015

Black Night Heron 2015
Bird Island

Black Night Heron 2015
Bird Island

Great Blue Heron over the water

Seen at the overlook above Whaler's Cove.

Seen at the overlook above Whaler's Cove.

Egret Taking Off

This Egret has just swallowed a HUGE fish!

This Egret has just swallowed a HUGE fish!

Peregrine falcon in Piney Woods

We saw this falcon October of 2013 on the same branch that he was on in Oct of 2012. Sadly, he wasn't there on our visit this year!

We saw this falcon October of 2013 on the same branch that he was on in Oct of 2012. Sadly, he wasn't there on our visit this year!

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron lifts off from kelp raft near the Bird Island trail

Great Blue Heron lifts off from kelp raft near the Bird Island trail

Western Gull with crab

found on the rocks at the waterline at the end of Bird Island trail.

found on the rocks at the waterline at the end of Bird Island trail.

Great Egret

Near Bird Island, this Great Egret readies for takeoff

Near Bird Island, this Great Egret readies for takeoff