|Common Name:||Jay, Western Scrub-|
|Scientific Name:||Aphelocoma californica |
|Area:||Sycamore Campground - Red Bluff, California|
|Date:||November 18, 2009|
Also known as California Scrub Jay, and many times erroneously called Blue Jay. This is a very common jay of the inland valleys, and has adapted so well to cities where it could easily be considered a pest at bird feeders.
Adair Pond - Corvallis, Oregon - - - May 23, 2011
|Reference:||Western Birds by Peterson / Familiar Birds of Northwest Forest, Fields and Gardens by Marshall / Sibley Guide to Birds by Sibley||