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Albany, CA, USA
This is the newest member of our visiting Jay family. It is also the noisiest! Over the years, our jays have been fairly quiet. When they want their peanuts they usually sit where we can see them and patiently wait. This one sits of the deck rail and loudly tells us it is there.
Corvids, Doves, Turkeys & more
Species: Western Scrub-Jay
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