White-crowned Sparrows

///White-crowned Sparrows

White-crowned Sparrows are one of the easier sparrow species to identify as adults because of the bold white and black stripes on their heads.

Sage Thrashers, Northern Mockingbird, White-crowned Sparrow and Wild Rose Hips

2018-09-22T06:47:24+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Northern Mockingbird, Sage Thrashers, Utah, White-crowned Sparrows|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The birds I photographed on the wild rose bushes were adult and immature Sage Thrashers, an adult White-crowned Sparrow and one beautiful Northern Mockingbird.

Adult White-crowned Sparrow Perched On A Budding Tree

2018-04-21T04:49:40+00:00April 21st, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Utah, White-crowned Sparrows|Tags: , , , , , , |

Three days ago after I photographed the female American Kestrel eating her prey on a lichen-covered rock I was able to take a few photographs of a single adult White-crowned Sparrow that was perched on a budding tree.

White Crowned Sparrows With And Without The Hand Of Humans

2018-03-08T05:43:50+00:00March 8th, 2018|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah, White-crowned Sparrows|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I try to take my bird photos with my subjects in natural settings and I spend a lot of time out in nature to do that but I'm realizing I need to include the "hand of mhumans" in my bird photos too because some species fit into the urban environment as easily as they do out in more natural areas.