Swainson's hawks have returned every year to the Covell Park Memorial Grove to nest. We hope to see a scene like this in late June. Jean Jackman/Courtesy photo
American goldfinch, lesser goldfinch and pine siskins are common at Niger thistle feeders right now. And bright orange housefinches show their breeding plumage at sunflower feeders. Jean Jackman/Courtesy photo
Pelicans made a rare visit to the North Pond now called the Julie Partansky Wildlife Area. On Thanksgiving Day they peaked in numbers and there were approximately 150 of them plus a coyote on the shore eyeing dinner. Jean Jackman/Courtesy photo
The river otter looks like it is smiling as it chews on a find at the Whitcombe Pond this week. All of the birds got out of the pond to give it space. Jean Jackman/Courtesy photo
Steve Brown got this photo of A native gray fox climbs a fence in a North Davis backyard. A pair was frequently seen in residential areas in 2009. Steve Brown/Courtesy photo

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