Outdoors Photography

Chow Time!

Western Scrub-Jay
Aphelocoma californica
Jay and Crow Family
Habitat: Oak and juniper woods, towns

Interesting facts: Western scrub jays, like many other corvids, exploit ephemeral surpluses by storing food in scattered caches within their territories. They rely on highly accurate and complex memories to recover the hidden caches, often after long periods of time.

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