Tag Archives: Montana

Return to Montana

This week’s photo, taken July 7, 2015 at Benton Lake National Wildlife Refuge, 15 miles north of Great Falls, Montana, features an elegant AMERICAN AVOCET in breeding plumage. I just returned from another road trip to Montana. Two weeks earlier, … Continue reading

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Teen Trip

This week’s photo, taken June 23, 2015 outside Choteau, Montana, features an adult LONG-BILLED CURLEW, the largest shorebird in North America. Two adult Curlews were walking the fields, accompanied by two adorable short-billed babies that spent most of their time … Continue reading

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No Freeze at Freezeout

This week’s photo, taken October 6, 2013 at Freezeout Lake near Choteau, Montana, features an AMERICAN AVOCET in winter plumage. It’s probably a male, since females have a more strongly upturned bill. We fly to Great Falls for our annual … Continue reading

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