Yellowstone – May 6 2022

West Yellowstone to Lamar Valley (5/6/22)

Bison
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Mountain chickadee
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Fluffy bison head
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Bison with baby
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Raven nest
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Raven on the nest (head down, tail up)
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Raven and snow
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Elk
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Black bear
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Bighorn sheep females, they are shedding their lighter winter coat which is why they look so patchy. I thought it might be mud but when I looked at the photos I could see that the dark patches are the newer fur.
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Uinta ground squirrel
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Bison and grizzly bears
The grizzly bears are smaller but the same color. They are inline with and to the right of the farthest row of bison.
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Trumpeter swan
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Mourning dove
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Bison at rest
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Bison
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Madison river
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And still more bison
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Gulls and sparkly water
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Birds

  1. Common ravens
  2. Mountain chickadee
  3. Common mergansers
  4. Canada geese
  5. Great blue heron
  6. Mountain bluebirds
  7. Sandhill cranes
  8. Mallards
  9. Trumpeter swans
  10. Mourning doves
  11. Canada (formerly gray) jays

Mammals

  1. Bison
  2. Elk
  3. Black bear
  4. Wolf?
  5. Uinta ground squirrels
  6. Grizzly bears
  7. Big horn sheep
  8. Pronghorn/Antelope
  9. Golden mantled ground squirrel

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