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western scrub jay

April 2012. In the small aviary in front of the white tail deer overlook.

western scrub jay
Arizona Docent, 29 Apr 2012
    • Arizona Docent
      April 2012. In the small aviary in front of the white tail deer overlook.
    • Ituri
      This exhibit must rotate frequently. When I was there in January it was a Steller's Jay, and on a recent trip report I read on here, it was a western screech-owl before.
    • Arizona Docent
      Map said screech owl and a temporary sign on the exhibit said "screech owl is on vacation and western scrub jay has moved in" (or something to that effect).
    • Ituri
      That's funny, when I was there the sign said screech owl was on vacation and the Steller's Jay has moved in!
    • IanRRobinson
      Nice shot. Your corvids are a more colourful than ours!
    • Arizona Docent
      Well maybe I am confused. I know the large walk-in aviary listed one kind of jay and this small exhibit another. Maybe I have it backwards and this is the stellars jay. Can any bird experts confirm?
    • DavidBrown
      This is definitely a scrub jay.
    • Ituri
      Yes, most certainly a scrub jay.
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