First, a clear shot of a Horned Lark on a fence post, taken along a southern Saskatchewan road last summer.
|Fence post sentinel, a male Horned Lark along a rural Saskatchewan road. © SB|
|Standing guard - Horned Lark in the Prairie Dog town. © SB|
Burrowing Owls are also among the birds drawn to these towns — they borrow old burrows as nests.
What are these birds? Horned Larks
Location: Saskatchewan, Canada (In Grasslands National Park, and along a rural road.)
Photo date: June 29, 2012, and June 25, 2013. Prairie Passages Tour