Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

Juvenile Northern Harrier at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge and Tundra Swans calling

February 2nd, 2015|

On the way out of the refuge in an area I have heard called Curlew Flats I spotted this juvenile Northern Harrier on the ground and was able to take a few images of it before it lifted off with prey in its talons.

Greater Scaup drake at Bear River National Wildlife Refuge

November 18th, 2014|

This drake Greater Scaup is making the transition into his breeding plumage an was in among American Coots, a resting female scaup, Pied-Billed Grebes and a single Canvasback.

American White Pelican Portraits

September 30th, 2014|

It isn't all that often that I am able to obtain portraits of wild birds so when I had an opportunity last month to take portraits of this American White Pelican I jumped at the chance.

A juvenile Black-necked Stilt at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

August 26th, 2014|

During the month of August there are thousands of Black Necked Stilts and their young at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge in northern Utah.