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2016-10-13 Pinyon Wells Critters

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I recently posted about the trip I took last week to Pinyon Wells in Joshua Tree National Park with the Bird and Mammal Department of the San Diego Natural History Museum. I fell short of fully describing the animals we encountered. I wasn’t able to document with my camera, all the creatures we met out there, but I caught quite a few through my lenses.

When I wasn’t busy with small mammals or processing my digital harvest, I worked to collect bird images. I didn’t chase the birds so much as picked off those that came by the camp. There were several migrating warblers I missed; a Townsend’s, a Wilson’s, and a Black-Throated Gray. The birds I captured were residents of this area.

Below be a sample of the creatures out thar:

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