American Kestrels

///American Kestrels

The American Kestrel is the smallest and most colorful falcon species of North America.

Male American Kestrel Taking off from a nest box

October 28th, 2015|Categories: American Kestrels, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Bird Refuge, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I photographed this male American Kestrel a few days ago at Farmington Bay WMA as it flew out of a nest box.

Female American Kestrel on a snowy Waterfowl sign

October 17th, 2015|Categories: American Kestrels, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Last winter I photographed this lovely little female American Kestrel at Farmington Bay WMA after a snow fall as she perched on a "Waterfowl Resting Area" sign.

Female American Kestrel at Farmington Bay

October 8th, 2015|Categories: American Kestrels, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Male American Kestrels usually grab the show with their bright colors and bold patterns but I think the females are equally as stunning.

Bison, Kestrels and Pintails

January 3rd, 2015|Categories: American Bison, American Kestrels, Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Northern Pintails, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

I spent the yesterday morning photographing with two great friends at Antelope Island State Park and Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area and had a wonderful time.