Passerine Birds (Passeriformes) - RStade

Steller's Jay – At a picnic site

Cyanocitta stelleri

January – Colorado

L=11.5”....... WS=19” ....... WT= 3.7 oz Order: Passeriformes (Passerine Birds) Family: Covidae (Crows and Jays)

Steller’s Jays are loud, conspicuous regulars where humans are present such as campsites, picnic areas and bird feeders. Besides human generated foods such as cookies, crackers, meat, cheese, bread and chips they eat a wide range of naturally occuring arthropods and seeds.