Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

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An Adult Forster’s Tern Hovering Over Prey

April 8th, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Forster's Terns, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When I photographed this Forster's Tern hovering over prey there were several others in the area doing the same thing which makes it difficult to decide on which bird to photograph.

Male Yellow-headed Blackbird Portrait

April 3rd, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Utah, Yellow-headed Blackbirds|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I was able to take this male Yellow-headed Blackbird portrait because the bird seemed more intent on catching midges than being nervous about me.

Great Blue Herons Expelling Bile? (Graphic)

March 31st, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Great Blue Herons, Pinellas County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have only seen and photographed these two Great Blue Herons expelling bile in Florida and Utah. I wonder how often this occurs.

Cliff Swallow Nesting Season at Bear River MBR

March 26th, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Cliff Swallows, Glacier County, Montana, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

More of the swallows will migrate to the refuge very soon and the Cliff Swallow nesting season will start.