A fantastic day to be out! I spent the early morning at low tide by Haystack Rock and had close encounters with all its tenants. When the tide forced me closer to shore I moved on to the forest trails at Ecola State Park where I found more lifers missed yesterday. Back at the car around noon, I took an extended lunch break at the picnic tables overlooking the ocean so that I could empty all the full memory cards onto my laptop before moving on.
The skies cleared as I started driving south along highway 101 and I kept going until I reached Newport where I am now.
The list of birds is way too long to mention all, but some of the MANY highlights are: