/Tag: young

Photographing a Young Uinta Ground Squirrel in the Wasatch Mountains

2018-05-20T16:15:28+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Categories: Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Uinta Ground Squirrels, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

May... the month where baby Uinta Ground Squirrels seem to show up everywhere within their favorite habitats which include shrubsteppe habitat, meadows and pastures with elevations of between 4,000 and 8,010 feet in areas of Montana, Idaho, Wyoming and Utah.

Adult Uinta Ground Squirrel Damp From Dew Plus a Bonus Baby Squirrel Photo

2018-05-17T05:34:47+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Little Emigration Canyon, Summit County, Uinta Ground Squirrels, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I'm sharing two Uinta Ground Squirrel photos taken two days ago a canyon in the Wasatch Mountains, one adult that was wet from the morning dew and one baby that was just outside of its burrow.

Photographing Female Yellow Warblers Feeding Their Fledglings

2018-05-12T06:16:17+00:00 May 12th, 2018|Categories: Birds, Little Emigration Canyon, Morgan County, Utah, Yellow Warblers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I was delighted to be able to photograph the female Yellow Warbler as she fed her young and to watch the fledgling as it fluttered its wings and gulped down the food the female brought it.

Young Wildlife – Moose, Marmot, Pronghorn, Red Fox and Wild Horses

2018-05-02T06:45:16+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Beaverhead County, Box Elder County, Centennial Valley, Clark County, Idaho, Montana, Moose, Mustangs, Pronghorn, Red Foxes, Red Rock Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Targhee National Forest, Tooele County, Utah, West Desert, Wild Horses, Wildlife, Yellow-bellied Marmots|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Spring is the season of birth and rebirth, the leaves of trees unfurl, the dormant grasses and forbs poke up through the ground, flower buds burst open and flowers in all the colors of the rainbow appear on the landscapes, birds nest and incubate and wild animals give birth to their young.