Bear River Refuge – Feb 2019

Friday February 15, 2019

I needed to catch a plane at the Salt Lake City airport Saturday morning so I maximized my birding options and drove down Friday evening so I could bird the Bear River Refuge. I love that it is located between my home and the airport. I have rarely come out to the refuge in Jan or Feb so this was an interesting time for me.

Cold & frozen landscape
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Five Great blue herons hunkerd down
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Great blue heron
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Tundra swans & Common goldeneyes
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Tundra swans & Northern pintails
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More Tundra swans & Northern pintails
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  1. Common ravens
  2. Starlings
  3. Red winged blackbirds
  4. Rough legged hawk
  5. Horned larks
  6. Canada geese
  7. Mallards
  8. Northern pintails
  9. Northern harrier
  10. Pied billed grebes
  11. Tundra swans
  12. Common goldeneyes
  13. Great blue herons
  14. Barrows goldeneyes
  15. Ring billed gulls
  16. Northern shovelers
  17. Cinnamon teals
  18. Red breasted mergansers
  19. Ring necked pheasants
  20. American kestrels

A lovely, cold evening of birding – Jenny


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