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Sparrows - Tuscany

The village was filled with little sparrows which would fly down and hop among the tables of the bar looking for crumbs. Some would even get very close and look at you hopefully or fly right past you.

The Coppersmith Barbet (Megalaima haemacephala)

Coppersmith barbet, Khao Yai National Park

The Coppersmith Barbet, Crimson-breasted Barbet or Coppersmith (Megalaima haemacephala), is a bird with crimson forehead and throat which is best known for its metronomic call that has been likened to a coppersmith striking metal with a hammer. 59 more words

Aves

The Red-billed Blue Magpie, Urocissa erythrorhyncha

Red-billed blue magpie, Khao Yai National Park

The Red-billed Blue Magpie, Urocissa erythrorhyncha is a species of bird in the crow family Corvidae. It is about the same size as the European Magpie but has a much longer tail, the longest tail of any corvid. 33 more words

Aves

Maroon oriole

Maroon oriole, Khao Yai National Park

The Maroon Oriole (Oriolus traillii) is a species of bird in the Oriolidae family, ranging across the Indian Subcontinent and Southeast Asia. 16 more words

Aves

Lonely Bird

Trinity River Audubon Center
Dallas, Texas

I’m not a nature photographer – I don’t have the knowledge, patience, or equipment to do well at that. Still, here’s a little bird in the middle of a drying wetland pond on a hot Texas day, looking for a bit of lunch. 15 more words

Dallas

Percival Pelican enjoying the fact his feet are staying dry at...

Percival Pelican enjoying the fact his feet are staying dry at Dolphin Sands, Tasmania.

Funny

Great Blue Heron #4

A Great Blue Heron that we saw in the marina at Keewaydin State Park on the St. Laurence River Seaway.

Photography