Date: 6/1/18 8:11 pm
From: Florence Sanchez via Groups.Io <sanchezucsb11=<>
Subject: Re: [sbcobirding] A question about behavior

Dear Bryna,
My guess is that the bird was a Black Phoebe and it was sun-bathing, as birds sometimes do.
Florence Sanchez
On Friday, June 1, 2018, 3:30:27 PM PDT, Dianna <diannaricky...> wrote:


I observed this interesting behavior for the first time with a California Scrub Jay about a year ago so googled "bird on ground with wings spread" and there were many hits on the topic of birds sunning or sunbathing.  Here is a good site.

Dianna Ricky
Santa Barbara 

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