• The forum is now running on the Xenforo platform. The first time you log in here, you may have to reset your password by doing a password recovery. Your login info will be sent to the email you have listed on your account; please check your spam or junk folders if you don't see it in your inbox. If that address is invalid, obviously you won't get the email: In that case, use the contact form or the envelope icon at the top right of the header to send us your member name and a current valid email address.




Bird sightings: Lapland longspur

SLC Tribune RSS Feed

Well-known member
Bird sightings: Lapland longspur

Updated Feb 9, 2011 04:15PM MDT

Calcarius lapponicusWinter is a time of opportunity for field birders. They search the rolling hills and open fields for birds of the Arctic tundra that winter in the open habitats in Utah. Recently, the Lapland longspur has been seen along Glover Lane in Farmington near the Nature Center at Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area. They are often found in the company of horned larks in winter foraging flocks.The Lapland longspur is a sparrow-like bird. It has white outer tail feathers display...
Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.




More...
 


Top Bottom