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Red-necked Phalaropes – Migration and the Great Salt Lake

2017-10-12T05:17:47+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Red-necked Phalaropes, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last month I was able to photograph flocks of Red-necked Phalaropes on the Great Salt Lake when they were migrating through the area.

Great Blue Herons and the Great Salt Lake

2017-08-14T05:14:00+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Great Blue Herons, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It does seem odd though to see Great Blue Herons hanging around the Great Salt Lake after the chicks have fledged like this immature heron I photographed yesterday near the causeway.

Water Dance of Leucistic Eared Grebes on the Great Salt Lake

2017-08-03T20:30:00+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Eared Grebes, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I will probably never see and photograph so many leucistic Eared Grebes again in my life time as I did yesterday on the Great Salt Lake.

Thousands & Thousands of Wilson’s Phalaropes over the Great Salt Lake

2017-07-19T04:53:33+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Davis County, Utah, Wilson's Phalaropes|Tags: , , , , , , |

I know how blessed I am to be able to see and photograph the spellbinding spectacle of thousands and thousands of Wilson's Phalaropes lift off and take flight en masse