Adult and Immature Song Sparrows

2017-09-21T05:50:56+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Birds, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Song Sparrows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Yesterday morning I was able to photograph and adult Song Sparrow eating while perched at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge early in the morning.

Juvenile American White Pelican at Bear River MBR

2017-08-28T04:58:37+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Categories: Birds, American White Pelicans, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Box Elder County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When the young American White Pelicans are old enough to leave the island they fly to areas like Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge to learn how to catch fish on their own before they migrate in the fall.

Pied-billed Grebe with Prey at Farmington Bay – West Davis Corridor Impacts

2017-08-27T05:20:40+00:00 August 27th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Pied-billed Grebes, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In just a little over two weeks birders, hunters and bird photographers should have access to more of Farmington Bay WMA than we have had since March. Or will we?

Fleeting Moments With An Immature Black-chinned Hummingbird

2017-08-20T04:58:04+00:00 August 20th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Antelope Island State Park, Black-chinned Hummingbirds, Davis County, Hummingbirds, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Two days ago I had a few fleeting moments with an immature Black-chinned Hummingbird that flew in and landed close to me and I relished every second with it.