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Nesting American Avocets at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge

2017-04-24T06:25:49+00:00April 24th, 2017|Categories: American Avocets, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Birds, Box Elder County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The pair of American Avocets were feeding in the grasses and the water right next to the edge of the grasses when I first saw them then the female squatted down on what I presume to be their nest.

Sandhill Cranes Plus Views of Flooded Marshes at Bear River MBR

2017-03-16T06:09:00+00:00March 16th, 2017|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Bear River National Wildlife Refuge, Birds, Sandhill Cranes, Tundra Swans, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I saw and photographed a mated pair of Sandhill Cranes yesterday morning in the marsh from the auto tour loop and watched them search for food.