Canon PowerShot SX510 HS Photo #34 Eared Grebe

Podiceps nigricollis, Eared grebe, swimming a tidal inlet. Oceanside ~ California. Eared Grebes feast on brine shrimp, alkali flies, and worms in ponds and marshes. San Diego county is the south tip of their breeding range. South Bay Salt Works Birding Tour. January 11 - 8 a.m. San Diego Bay features 20+ ponds retired from salt water extraction. Now prime habitat for the Eared Grebe, several species of terns, and thousands of shorebirds. The Salt Works is closed to the public, free access is arranged for a limited number of participants. Another free tour will be held the following week, January 17. 9 a.m - 1 p.m with San Diego Audubon Society. For more information, message me + call...

Technical Details

1/1000 s
129 mm
640 ISO