My Owl Survey Part 1
If you are familiar with Dan Hartman and Wildlife Along the Rockies you may have heard of his yearly owls surveys. Talking to him recently I believe he said he is on his 9thyear listening for Boreal Owls (it may be longer). After reading some of his survey experiences on https://yellowstonereports.com last year, in 2017, […]
Only as good as the story behind it.
I often asked my guests after a trip through Grand Teton, or Yellowstone National Park what was their favorite thing. Most of the time I hear “the Lower Falls”, unless we had a pretty good wildlife trip. Then I may hear some of the responses I heard on my last trip, “the bison fighting”, “the […]
My Nemesis Bird (Owl)
Nemesis Bird – “(noun) A bird that is highly sought after by an individual birder but despite repeated efforts to be seen, remains elusive and is not able to be added to the birder’s life list.” (From birding.about.com) The Northern Pygmy Owl is the one owl that constantly evades me. In 2011 I almost had […]
I headed out on a long awaited trip this past Wednesday. I have been wanting to photograph Upper Mesa Falls outside of Ashton, Idaho in away that few if any have photographed it before. If you are not familiar with Mesa Falls it is worth taking a visit to the area and viewing the falls. […]