Resting Pied-billed Grebe on Silky Looking Water

2017-11-20T05:48:51+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Pied-billed Grebes, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Pied-billed Grebe was a bit too far away to take frame filling images of it but I was okay with that because I feel that the visual appearance of the silky water is just as important as the bird in these photos.

I Stop For Coots Any Time I See Them

2017-09-17T06:18:18+00:00 September 17th, 2017|Categories: American Coots, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Beaverhead County, Birds, Box Elder County, Centennial Valley, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Montana, Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I've written before that I love American Coots and I guess that will never change, I will stop for coots any time I see them, I will photograph them and enjoy their antics.

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.