Lunchtime Photo

This is an American Robin hanging around the picnic tables at Rosario Beach up in Washington state. They allegedly range all over the entire US, including as far south as San Diego, but I never see them around here. Why is that? Too hot? Too dry? Too many celebrities roaming around?

March 17, 2018 — Rosario Beach, Washington

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