O'ahu - March 20, 2013

Hanauma Bay

Oahu Popular snorkling spot
Oahu These are a type of Mesquite tree, introduced into Hawai’i in 1828.


Oahu Java Sparrow - not at all shy
Oahu Cattle Egret - not at all shy. Cattle Egrets are common in much of continental U.S.A., including Illinois. However, in Illinois, they tend to be somewhat wary of humans.
Oahu Pacific Golden-Plover, non-breeding plumage. These plovers winter in Hawai’i and spend summers in Alaska.
Oahu Pacific Golden-Plover, breeding plumage.