Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

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California Gull Hovering Over The Bear River in Winter

November 18th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, California Gulls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I photographed this California Gull hovering over the Bear River with the snow covered Promontory Mountains in the back ground while it looked for prey in the open water below.

Herring Gulls in Northern Utah

November 1st, 2016|Categories: Birds, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Box Elder County, Herring Gulls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We do see Herring Gulls in northern Utah during the winter and I was able to photograph this one as it circled over the water with the snow-covered Promontory Mountains and sky behind it.

Ring-billed Gulls at Bear River MBR & How the Migratory Bird Treaty Act Saved Them

October 31st, 2016|Categories: Birds, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Box Elder County, Ring-billed Gulls, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There were at least 50 Ring-billed Gulls at Bear River MBR diving into the open water looking for fish that winter morning which gave me plenty of chances to photograph them.

Wintry Barn Owl Flight

October 30th, 2016|Categories: Birds, Barn Owls, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Earlier this year in January I was able to photograph a Barn Owl in flight flying directly towards me with the snowy Promontory Mountains in the background while at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.