This Gray Jay was captured as is on old PTH15 near Elma, Manitoba, Canada.
Canon XTi, w a Sigma 150-500mm F5-6.3 OS AV 9.0 Shutter Speed 1/500 IS0 400 Focal length 313mm.
Songbirds of North America…14 April 2012
The World As We See It, or As You See It..26 October 2011
Gray Jay: Medium-sized, fluffy, crestless Jay with gray upperparts, paler underparts, and a short bill. Tail is long and white-tipped. Feeds on insects, carrion, refuse, seed, nuts, berries, mice, eggs and young of other birds. Light and bouyant flight on steady wing beats. Glides between perches.
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