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Male Cassin’s Finches Foraging in Beaverhead County, Montana

2017-06-11T05:19:42+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Beaverhead County, Cassin's Finches, Centennial Valley, Montana|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Two years ago today I was in Beaverhead County, Montana photographing Cassin's Finches foraging on the seeds of dandelions on a morning that had sunshine and plenty of fog.

Male Short-eared Owls On the Prowl in Idaho, Montana and Utah

2017-04-03T06:10:36+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Birds, Beaverhead County, Box Elder County, Centennial Valley, Clark County, Idaho, Montana, Short-eared Owls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Short-eared Owls are nomadic so the places where I saw and photographed these male Short-eared Owls last year may or may not have owls this breeding season.

Spring Songs – Savannah Sparrows

2017-03-20T06:35:22+00:00 March 20th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Beaverhead County, Centennial Valley, Montana, Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Savannah Sparrows|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

On my last two trips up to Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge I have heard Savannah Sparrows singing "sit sit sit sit suh-EEEEE say" from somewhere in the marshes.

Progress versus Growth

2017-01-30T07:46:40+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Beaverhead County, Centennial Valley, Coyotes, Daggett County, Davis County, Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, Montana, Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are some that say the state can better care for those lands. I'd call them fools but we humans are all distant cousins so I'll tame that down a bit and call them misled instead. Intentionally and deliberately misled.