1. August 13, 2012, Charleston Fields, Wasatch County, Utah
2. April 18,
2004 - Bear River Migratory
Bird Refuge, Davis County, Utah
3. June 1, 2003 - Near
BOR Mitigation Site,
Jordanelle Wetlands, Wasatch County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis
41-46, WS 73-77. Fresh gray plumage becomes rust stained, Red crown
Summer on prairies and tundra, during winter they are in shallow water
and fields. They forage by probing for seeds, grains and small animals.
Lay 1-3 dark marked olive eggs in nest of marsh plants, grasses and
placed in shallow water or on ground. Precocial. Courting display is a
graceful jumping dance.
Utah Seasonal Range