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Autumn American Goldfinch and Rose Hips

2018-11-23T06:44:29+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Categories: American Goldfinches, Birds, Box Elder County, Finches and Allies, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Earlier this week I left home well before the sun came up, sat on my rear end for over five hours, traveled over 230 miles and the only decent image I took was of this American Goldfinch perched on a wild rose surrounded by scarlet rose hips.

My First Plus My Most Recent American Pipit Photos

2018-11-15T05:29:57+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: American Pipits, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I enjoy these tail-bobbing American Pipits every bit as much today as I did the morning I first saw them near Goose Egg Island at Farmington Bay but since I moved to Utah I can see and photograph them more often.

American Pipits and Fall Migration

2018-10-05T06:05:38+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: American Pipits, Birds, Davis County, Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

American Pipits aren't flashy birds, in fact some people might think they are rather plain or dull colored, but I am always happy to have them in my viewfinder and to hear their flight calls in the breeze.