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Rainy Day Red-tailed Hawk in Idaho

May 22nd, 2016|Categories: Birds, Clark County, Idaho, Red-tailed Hawks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

I photographed this rainy day Red-tailed Hawk in Clark County, Idaho last year as it perched on an old pole with glass insulators on it

Two Snowy Egrets at Bear River MBR

May 21st, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Snowy Egrets, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When I photographed these two Snowy Egrets at Bear River MBR last August they were already through raising their young for the season.

Portrait of a Great Horned Owl Chick in a Hay Barn

May 20th, 2016|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Davis County, Great Horned Owls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This portrait of a Great Horned Owl chick in a hay barn might not have been taken in the most aesthetically pleasing location but I don't think the owlet gives a hoot about the rusty iron beams and corrugated metal walls.

Western Kingbird with a Hint of Black Mustard

May 19th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Utah, Western Kingbirds|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Yesterday morning while in Box Elder County I was delighted to photograph a Western Kingbird with a Hint of Black Mustard in the background as it perched on a fence near the road.