/Tag: hunting

Age Related Color Morphs of Little Blue Herons

2017-03-22T06:42:44+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Little Blue Herons, Pinellas County, Roosevelt Wetlands|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Little Blue Herons start off their lives with white plumage, then look piebald with blue and white fathers and finally look more "blue" as adults.

Hunting Forster’s Tern in breeding plumage at Bear River MBR

2016-12-22T06:33:46+00:00 December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Forster's Terns, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This Forster's Tern was hovering while hunting over a unit of water on the auto tour route of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge in northern Utah in clear morning light.