The Most Popular Burrowing Owl On Antelope Island

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Whenever Burrowing Owls take up residence in a burrow close to the road on the island they quickly become “discovered” and vulnerable. […]

Sage Thrasher Bilateral Wing Display

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Male Sage Thrashers perform what is called the “Bilateral Wing Display” during courtship and territory establishment. Yesterday morning I was able to photograph the behavior on Antelope Island and though I wish I’d been a little closer I had decent light, a pretty good view of the bird and he performed for me for several minutes so I shouldn’t complain. […]