Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
(Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake Tribune) Isaac Metcalf, a Utah Department of Wildlife Rescources wildlife technician, looks through a high-power spotting scope counting some of the thousands of tundra swans at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge West of Brigham City. The swans are in the middle of their migration with an estimated 40,000 birds stopping over in northern Utah.
Tundra Swan Day Saturday in northern Utah
First Published Mar 06 2012 05:41 pm • Last Updated Mar 06 2012 05:41 pm

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are hosting the annual Tundra Swan Day on Saturday, March 10, at three locations: Farmington Bay Waterfowl Management Area, Salt Creek Waterfowl Management Area and the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.

The free event is held in conjunction with the annual spring migration of tundra swans as they return to the Arctic to nest and rear young.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

Wildlife officials will be on hand with spotting scopes and to answer questions from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Farmington Bay and Salt Creek. Viewing at Bear River Refuge will go from sunrise to sunset.




Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Staying Connected
Videos
Jobs
Contests and Promotions
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.