Monthly Archives: June 2013

Hoot Hollow Owl Family Diary

In late March, we stumbled across a great horned owl nesting in the giant pine at the center of the (appropriately named) Hoot Hollow picnic area at Coyote Hills. I’ve been going back each weekend since to check on their … Continue reading

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Burrowing Owl

I’ve been looking for this guy for months due to ebird reports that they were seen in a couple nearby parks. Finally spotted him. Thanks to ebird user Jeff Bleam for his continued reporting of the these guys being located … Continue reading

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Kayaking in Elkhorn Slough

The mother otters congregated with their pups about a mile deep into the slough. There were several pairs in the vicinity. A group of about 100 pelicans took off from the banks for reasons unknown and swirled around us. The … Continue reading

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