By Chuck Cagara
Just after sunrise [Monday] morning I spotted one of our "locals" surveying his/her domain from on high.
This hawk (or one like it) has visited our yard before - screaming into the shrubbery to pick off breakfast in the form of a House Finch or Titmouse.
While we are anxiously hoping a mating Western Bluebird pair will choose our backyard box to nest, we worry that this fearsome predator may await them.
To be continued...