Black and white with yellow beak

by Greg Smith
(Modesto, ca)

This morning we had two very vocal, unique singing, birds that we have not seen or heard before. They were both medium size, black and white colors running vertical down their bodies with bright yellow beaks.

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Aug 08, 2011
Black and White with Yellow Bill
by: Pa Pa K

Sounds like a Yellow Billed Magpie. We have a lot of them a little farther north around Sacramento.

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