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Birds and Beasts in a November 2012 Snow Storm on Antelope Island

2017-11-10T07:37:18+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Categories: American Bison, Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Coyotes, Davis County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The birds and beasts on Antelope can survive the harsh winters here but as each years passes I wonder how they will be able to adapt to our changing climate. I can't help but be concerned.

Red-necked Phalaropes – Migration and the Great Salt Lake

2017-10-12T05:17:47+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, 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: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, 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.