/Tag: sparrow

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.

Creekside Adult Song Sparrow – Photographed To Preserve a Memory And Nothing More

2018-08-22T05:43:51+00:00August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Song Sparrows, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , |

As I sat creekside in my Jeep an adult Song Sparrow flew in, landed and began hopping around looking for food for breakfast in the vegetation floating on the water at the edge of the creek.

Focusing on Young Chipping Sparrows Foraging in Chokecherry Trees

2018-08-08T05:30:36+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Chipping Sparrows, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I spent a few minutes yesterday morning focusing on young Chipping Sparrows foraging in a stand of Chokecherry trees, there were several of these juveniles flitting around in front of me in nice light.

Lark Sparrow With Droopy Wings On A Hot Summer Morning

2018-07-26T05:11:15+00:00July 26th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Box Elder County, Lark Sparrows, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last week while I was photographing some Lark Sparrows in northern Utah I took images of this one who had droopy wings because the sparrow was hot. I was hot, I know how the sparrow felt.