Sleeping Juvenile Sanderling On The Beach At Fort De Soto

2017-08-12T05:09:26+00:00 August 12th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Pinellas County, Sanderlings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

When I look at this photo of the juvenile Sanderling I see a bird that was so relaxed that it fell asleep while I photographed it because it was comfortable with my presence and I felt honored that it was.

Shorebirds Are On The Move – Fall Migration

2017-08-10T04:57:29+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Greater Yellowlegs, Least Sandpipers, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Shorebirds begin their fall migration early and for those of us who live in the Great Salt Lake ecosystem that means looking for them in the marshes around the lake and on the lake itself.

Canada Geese and How Their Calls Signal a Change of Seasons For Me

2017-08-08T19:35:53+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Canada Geese, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are lots of Canada Geese near where I live in part because of the grassy golf course that is not too far away and because of the Jordan River and several small ponds that are just down the hill.