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Singing Vesper Sparrow in a Wasatch Mountain Canyon

2018-07-22T04:48:55+00:00July 22nd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Vesper Sparrows, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

For several weeks I repeatedly saw and heard a Vesper Sparrow in a canyon in the Wasatch Mountains and early in July I was able to take some decent images of it as it sang on a metal post.

Male American Goldfinch Feasting On Musk Thistle Seeds

2018-07-07T06:31:32+00:00July 7th, 2018|Categories: American Goldfinches, Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Wildflowers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A flash of yellow, black and white on a purple flower immediately drew my eyes to a male American Goldfinch feasting on the seeds of a Musk Thistle so I stopped, turned my Jeep off and proceeded to photograph the bird.

Trio of Gray Catbird Photos – They are the Cat’s Meow

2018-06-23T05:31:06+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Gray Catbirds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gray Catbirds aren't flashy and except for the spot of cinnamon colored feathers under their tails they are mostly an overall gray with a black cap. While their appearance isn't dazzling the variety of songs they sing certainly can be.

Male Yellow Warblers Singing, Eating And Looking Around

2018-06-22T05:03:35+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Utah, Yellow Warblers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Spending time photographing Yellow Warblers can try the patience of even the most patient photographer because they are so flighty, small and move quickly but it can also be rewarding when you get photos that you like.