Time Travel: May 14 2016 GSL Bird Festival

May 14 2016 GSL Bird Festival with Regina and Katrina, workshops, dutch oven dinner, and birds, birds, birds Nikon’s Birding Adventures Speaker book, dvds Great Salt Lake Bird Festival Dinner speaker: Julie Zickenfoose. She was a fascinating speaker and author of the book: Baby birds Western screech owl Great horned owl Barn owl Burrowing owl … More Time Travel: May 14 2016 GSL Bird Festival

Time Travel: May 2016 Craters of the Moon

May 30 2016 Craters of the Moon Trip with John, Bill, and Charissa Spring is the best time to visit Craters of the Moon National Monument https://www.nps.gov/crmo/index.htm.  The black lava dirt blooms with low growing flowers in all of the shades of the rainbow.  The days are warm and sunny though frequently windy.  Later in the … More Time Travel: May 2016 Craters of the Moon

Time Travel: June 6 2016 Yellowstone

Day trip to Yellowstone with Shanna, Regina, Katrina and Cheryl Back side of the Tetons… Osprey in nest box, Island Park Caspian tern in flight, Island Park Antelope Vesper sparrow Wildflowers Cinnamon teal Muskrat wake Mallard ducklings Clark’s nutcracker Mama and baby black bear Great horned owl nestlings Mountain goat White tailed jack rabbit Elk … More Time Travel: June 6 2016 Yellowstone

Time Travel: June 21, 2016

In June of 2016 I went birding at my favorite spot: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge. It was a very, very good birding day. American avocets, American coots,  American kestrels,  American robins,  American white pelicans Bank swallows, Barn swallows, Black billed magpies, Brown headed cowbirds, Black crowned night herons Black necked stilts, Bonaparte’s gulls, Common ravens, California gulls, Canada … More Time Travel: June 21, 2016