/Tag: Utah

Red-tailed Hawk In Morning Light – Wasatch Mountains In The Shadows

2018-11-04T05:47:18+00:00November 4th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Diurnal Raptors, East Canyon, Morgan County, Red-tailed Hawks, Utah, Wasatch Mountains|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Yesterday morning for a few moments I had one of those opportunities with a Red-tailed Hawk perched on top of some trees in East Canyon where the mountains in the background where still in the shadows and because of that the bird seemed to glow.

Our Western Kingbirds Have Returned To Northern Utah

2018-04-20T06:31:59+00:00April 20th, 2018|Categories: Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Box Elder County, Davis County, Utah, Western Kingbirds|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I did see a Western Kingbird two days ago but the only photos I have of that bird were taken on a barbed wire fence and I have more of those type of images than I know what to do with and nothing about those images were appealing, unique or all that interesting.

Female American Kestrel in the West Desert

2016-12-07T12:11:21+00:00April 28th, 2013|Categories: American Kestrels, Birds, Juab County, Tooele County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

A few days ago I spotted this female American Kestrel on the road to Fish Springs National Wildlife Refuge, and I do mean in the road. She almost didn't move even when the pickup was 20 feet from her as we rolled to a stop.