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Lincoln’s Sparrow on Fragrant Sumac in Early Morning Light

2018-09-23T04:36:55+00:00September 23rd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Lincoln's Sparrows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Right now Lincoln's Sparrows are moving to lower elevations and migrating south so I see more of them during the fall and early winter than any other time of the year here in Utah.

Winter Canada Geese – Longing For Cooler, Smoke and Wildfire Free Days

2018-09-16T05:40:14+00:00September 16th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Canada Geese, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I've spent a lifetime appreciating these large geese and when I have lived in locations where Canada Geese weren't present I have missed hearing them calling overhead or seeing them floating by on the water.

Woodhouse’s Scrub-Jay Portrait in the Stansbury Mountains

2018-09-13T05:07:50+00:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Stansbury Mountains, Tooele County, Utah, West Desert, Woodhouse's Scrub-Jays|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

It isn't often that I am able to get close enough to a Woodhouse's Scrub-Jay that my only option is to take closeup portraits of them yet that is precisely what happened to me two days ago.

Roadside Green-tailed Towhee Photos

2018-09-11T05:00:27+00:00September 11th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Green-tailed Towhees, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Two days ago I was able to photograph a Green-tailed Towhee foraging next to a gravel road up in a Wasatch Mountain Canyon, getting these birds out in the open can be a challenge so I was excited that this towhee was in the clear.