Eagle

This eagle flew right over our head - so close I couldn't get it all into my frame with my telephoto lens. Maralee    

Eared Grebe

Although the eared grebe is the most abundant grebe in the world, I had never seen one before. The breeding adult has golden feathers that fan out behind their bright red eye. In the fall, in the United States, the entire population of eared grebes flies to Mono Lake, California or Great Salt Lake, Utah …

White-Faced Ibis

This bird is the one I had the most difficulty photographing. It hid in the tall grasses and when it was in flight the contrast of the dark bird against the brighter sky made for more silhouette photos than bird photos. I'm hoping next time I get to the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge I …

American Avocet

The American Avocet was another new bird for me.  We found these birds along the road in a shallow pond area along the road to the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge.  With their long legs, long bill and beautiful coloring, they are quite elegant. We enjoyed watching them for some time as they glided across …