field notes

A black bear lounges in Flat Creek earlier this month.

Diane Hazen had visiting migrant hummingbirds this week, including two calliope, on Sept. 16.

After a summer hiatus, Eric K. Cole, senior wildlife biologist at the National Elk Refuge, reports five bighorn sheep have returned to the Miller Butte area on the National Elk Refuge.

Got sightings? Email them to fieldnotes@jhnewsandguide.com.

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