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Coots in France studied

This video is about Eurasian coots in Sweden.

From Ringing & Migration, Volume 29, Issue 1, 2014:

Common but poorly known: information derived from 32 years of ringing…

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What I've learned recently, passing on some tips, part II

I’m going to start this post by going back to something that I said a couple of posts back, do not trust any one review of any photo equipment. 2,491 more words


IKEA Workers Tried To Get Birds Drunk So They'd Stop Flying Around Store

Calling all avians with a thirst for the hard stuff — workers at an IKEA store in Florida are handing out rum to birds for free. 243 more words


I saw this little bird today when out walking a friend’s dog.  I did not have my camera with me so had to dash home to get it in case someone moved it.   22 more words


The Lord of the Branch

This juvenile Blue Jay watched intently as I filled the feeders this morning.  He’s obviously not a brand new fledgling, but you can tell he is still young by the pink around the beak and by his mannerisms. 139 more words

Backyard Birds

Lord Delaware North End: Red-Wings vs. Seahawks?

The day was rather mild for this time of year.  There were quite a few blackberries still around.  Unfortunately, the trash was still there.  But, I didn’t see the crab pots that I mentioned in a previous post.   136 more words

Chesapeake Bay Region