Cold and foggy dayBison in West LoopWhite tail deer along Mission CreekBIRDSNorthern ShrikeGolden EagleNorthern Rough Legged HawkBlack Billed MagpieTownsend’s SolitaireRed Tailed HawkCommon Merganser
very early morning - clear and cold- on road to Visitor CenterGreat horned owl in large cottonwood(there is usually a pair around the Day Use Area)
Very sunny, quite cold – sparklingMAMMALSWhite tail deer – mating season, lots of bucks along Mission CreekElk – Mission Creek and Headquarters ridgeBison – just a few in the BasinCoyote – one at Winter TurnaroundBIRDS(a good day for raptors)Northern harrierBald eagle - adult flying along Mission creekRed tailed hawkNorthern rough legged hawkAmerican kestrel(also)Black billed magpieBlack capped chickadeeMallardNorthern FlickerEvening SightingTrumpeter swans – pair flying east to west over Visitor Center
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All it takes is the sight of red calves dotting the early spring landscape to understand that the Fish and Wildlife Service mission “for future generations” does not just refer to people.