This forum is for asking questions and providing answers on bird identification. New and visiting birders are encouraged to ask and participate.
User avatar
By LoganLalonde
#86743
I think the lighting is decieving in this image; it looks like a brightish female "Oregon" Dark-eyed Junco. All the field marks are there for this subspecies, and Pink-sided would have a stark contrast in a black face mask to the head, as well as much more intense and a larger patch of peachy-pink on the flanks. Also there would be definition to the greater coverts and wing linings. Grey-headed is completely different and is very light grey overall with grey on the wings, black face mask, shield-like rufous mantle, and NO brownish colour on the flanks.
Brown Pelican at Esquimalt Lagoon

https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4823/45881357952_f6[…]

The Bluffs at Metchosin.

30 Canada Geese 20 Greater White Fronted Geese 3 S[…]

Canon 6D

Like new condition. Purchased in Canada July 18/18[…]

Flickr Changes

If you upload a photo to ANY social media site it […]