Canada Geese and How Their Calls Signal a Change of Seasons For Me

2017-08-08T19:35:53+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Canada Geese, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

There are lots of Canada Geese near where I live in part because of the grassy golf course that is not too far away and because of the Jordan River and several small ponds that are just down the hill.

American White Pelicans, Sandhill Cranes, Swainson’s Hawks – Spring Migrants On The Wing

2017-08-21T07:31:31+00:00 February 19th, 2017|Categories: American White Pelicans, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Bicknell Bottoms Wildlife Management Area, Birds, Box Elder County, Sandhill Cranes, Swainson's Hawks, Utah, Wayne County|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We still have our winter birds and the spring migrants have begun their journey north so my bird photography is likely to pick up and get exciting soon if the clouds will give me a break.

Male Yellow-headed Blackbird displaying at Bear River MBR

2016-12-07T12:05:37+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Utah, Yellow-headed Blackbirds|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When I photographed this male Yellow-headed Blackbird displaying at Bear River MBR it was a beautiful May morning and all the birds there were singing.

American Pipits at Farmington Bay

2016-12-07T12:05:42+00:00 September 12th, 2016|Categories: American Pipits, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

American Pipits will soon be migrating through the Salt Lake Valley and I will hear their flight calls along the causeway to Antelope Island and the fields at Farmington Bay WMA.