13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A California Quail waiting out a rare California rain.

A California Quail sitting on a tree stump during a rare rain in Southern California. This photo was taken in the Stallion Springs area of the Tehachapi Mountains.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 08.2015
Photo Location: Tehachapi, California, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Copyright: © Pauline Kendrick