Had a wonderful stroll along Santee Lakes in Santee, California. These man-made lakes are fed with reclaimed water and are just teaming with bird life!
Crow chasing a red-shouldered hawk.
Grace's Warbler, Western Form
Ruddy Duck getting out of Dodge!
Wood Duck, likely a beneficiary of one of the many wood-duck nesting boxes that have been added to the trees in the park.