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Chipping Sparrow With Nesting Materials In The Uinta Mountains

2018-06-06T05:47:37+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Chipping Sparrows, Summit County, Uinta Wasatch Cache National Forest, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , |

While photographing some Pine Siskins that were foraging and gathering nesting materials I caught some movement out of the corner of my eye and spotted a Chipping Sparrow with nesting materials in its bill.

Green-tailed Towhee Perched On A Blooming Utah Serviceberry

2018-05-31T05:18:46+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Categories: Birds, Green-tailed Towhees, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I spent some time up in the canyons of the Wasatch Mountains yesterday photographing the birds I found including this handsome Green-tailed Towhee perched on a blooming Utah Serviceberry.

I’m Looking Forward to Photographing Green-tailed Towhees

2018-05-03T05:16:10+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Birds, Green-tailed Towhees, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Green-tailed Towhees are migratory so I don't see them year round in Utah like I do their close relatives the Spotted Towhees. Green-tailed Towhees spend their winters in the southern most parts of the U.S. and in Mexico and I miss seeing a hearing them while they are away.