/Tag: mimids

Cooperative Northern Mockingbird in Autumn

2018-10-22T04:21:30+00:00October 21st, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Northern Mockingbird, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Some days one good bird is all I get and if I hadn't spotted this cooperative Mockingbird on a Fragrant Sumac in northern Utah yesterday I would have been mostly skunked.

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.

Gray Catbird, Willows and Sunshine

2018-07-03T06:14:52+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Gray Catbirds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have truly been enjoying being able to photograph Gray Catbirds this spring and summer because they are challenging to get out in the open, because I think they are dashing in appearance and their songs always delight me.

Gray Catbirds with Black Twin Berry Honeysuckle Berries

2018-06-26T06:00:14+00:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Close up, Gray Catbirds, Habitat, Little Emigration Canyon, Shrubs, Summit County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I'm going to keep trying to obtain better photos of the Gray Catbirds with the Black Twin Berry berries and perhaps before long the catbirds will bring their young to feast on these berries too!