I haven’t talked about kestrels in two years! You guys have missed out. I’ve seen a lot of kestrels this summer; they’re frequently in the highest trees. Usually if I see a kestrel eating, it’s eating a mouse. But this time I saw one eating what I think is a grasshopper. I think it’s the […]
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As I mentioned in the previous post, we went back to Heber last weekend. I saw a lot of birds and a lot of bugs. I brought you dinner Everyone has bugs for you to eat! In a variety of sizes.
There have been a lot of kestrels around this winter. There was one birding trip where I counted six in the same trip. This guy was not pleased about being disturbed. He was trying to blend in with his perch. They are so good at hunting. I see the Northern Harriers flying around a lot, […]
American Kestrels are very common in Utah. I was able to get some amazing shots of a male American Kestrel, but I’ve hidden it below the fold because WARNING: THE PICTURES ARE GRAPHIC. So if you don’t want to see a kestrel eating a mouse, you can settle for this pretty picture of a female […]