Bison Roundup

Bison Roundup on Antelope Island 10/30/21 Every year they round up the bison on Antelope Island. People with horses are allowed to register/volunteer to help. There are also experienced riders who are trained to work with the bison and manage/herd both bison and volunteers. Bison pre-roundup So why do they round them up? One reason … More Bison Roundup

Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge – Oct 2021

10/15/21 Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge Shanna and I stopped at the Bear River Refuge the night before we attended the Van Gogh exhibit. Sadly it’s hunting season so most of the waterfowl were in hiding. On the otherhand it was a gorgeous evening. Reeds Clark’s grebe Great blue heron Willets American coots Landscape Sunset … More Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge – Oct 2021

Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge – Late Summer 2021

8/28/21 Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge Sunflowers Black necked stilt White faced ibis Killdeer Fall is coming Grebe parent, paddling away from its adolescent chicks Check out the wake on this grebe. I never expected that a grebe in the resting position would be able to chase its parent. I was wrong. This was so … More Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge – Late Summer 2021