Dusky Eagle

dusky eagle

I only posted this photo because I’ve never seen an adult eagle with such a dusky head. Invariably they are bright white to the point they create exposure difficulties for your average photographer. I’m convinced he had his head in a mud puddle for some reason.

Common Birds

If by ‘common’ one means invasive. We saw the first three while in the airport at Honolulu which is remarkable because we never left the terminal. In Hawaii most of the terminals seem to be open to the outside.

Spotted Dove
spotted dove

Zebra Dove
zebra dove

Mynah
mynah

Red-crested Cardinal
cardinal - red crested

Yellow-billed Cardinal
cardinal - yellow

Monk Seals

Thes guys are endangered. Volunteers patrol the beaches looking for seals that have come ashore and stake out protected areas so they can rest undisturbed.
seals 1

seals 4

seals 3