Resting atop fire hydrant
At a field just outside the town of Koplik we birded a bit and found two species of lark, this cooperative individual and the much more skittish Greater Short-toed Lark.
With Fledged juvenile
Two adults foraging in what area just outside perimeter fence
Territorial in this area, one mail
Larks are passerine birds of the family Alaudidae. All species occur in the Old World, and in northern and eastern Australia. Only one, the Horned Lark, is native to North America. Habitats vary widely, but many species live in dry regions.