Mallard duckling, Hyatt Hidden Lakes, Boise, Idaho

The Reason for Spring Migration


Spring birds are in Boise, singing on territories, checking for mates and, in the case of early arrivals, feeding and raising chicks. Some sample shots, all taken yesterday morning. It’s hard to hear yourself think at Hyatt Hidden Lakes for the blackbirds singing. WC isn’t complaining. Besides, the noisy males are helping conceal something more…