5/17/20 Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge https://www.fws.gov/refuge/bear_river_migratory_bird_refuge/ American White Pelican in Breeding Plumage American White Pelican in Breeding Plumage #2 Great Blue Heron Great Blue Heron with Western Meadowlark in Flight Clark’s Grebe Dusk Black Necked Stilt White Faced Ibis Crowd of Goslings American Avocets Barn Swallow Swallow Fence (Bank, Barn, & Cliff)
5/17/20 Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge https://www.fws.gov/refuge/bear_river_migratory_bird_refuge/ Lone Cinnamon Teal Short Eared Owl in Flight Ring Necked Pheasant Northern Harrier on the Rocks Canada Goose and Goslings Female Ring Necked Pheasants Pheasant doing the mating dance Male pheasant with the hens he’s trying to impress Double Crested Cormorants & White Faced Ibises in Flight Long … More Spring at the Bear River Refuge pt 1
Melinda and I have been working at the advanced skill of birding by ear. She’s better at it than I am. It seems that I have to relearn the difference between a Wilson’s warbler from a Yellow warbler call and I think these are supposed to be fairly straightforward. I don’t have a photo of … More What made that sound?
Choosing a birding field guide brings up the never ending question of Photos vs Drawings. You can find lots of pros and cons on the internet. For me I like Photo based guides because they show real life examples. I particularly like the regional guides where plumage may vary from the standard. I like Drawing … More Choosing a Bird Field Guide