Yellow-rumped Warbler Dealing with the Snow, Malheur NWR

Late Spring Snow


A late spring snow can happen in the high desert of Harney Basin any year. It certainly did in 2017. Happily, WC and Mrs. WC had seen the weather forecast and had come prepared for the possibility: winter sleeping bags, the heavier tent, layers of fleece. The critters of the high desert, unhappily, do not…