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Kings Play Chess On What?

If the sentence “Kings Play Chess On Funny Green Squares” brings back memories of high school biology, you know your way around taxonomy. It classifies organisms in an ordered system that indicates natural relationships. 367 more words


"Cliff Nest"

Common Raven (Corvus corax)
Southcentral Alaska
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/320 sec @ f5.6
iso 400
(*creative edit)
© Teklanika Photography 2014


Common Raven, Chelsea

The Common Raven has been one of my nemesis birds for over two years now. Until recently, it was extremely rare in the New York City area, with no eBird records (even historical ones) prior to 2010 in Manhattan, and only a few in other parts of the city. 409 more words

David Barrett

Common Ravens Repairing & Building Nests

Common Ravens have begun tending to their nests – one was seen snapping dead branches off of a Black Locust tree in Vermont last week. Often ravens will use the same nest for many years, renovating and repairing it every year. 120 more words


"Raven in Flight"

Common Raven (Corvus corax)
Anchorage, Alaska
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/2000 sec @ f5.6
iso 500
© Teklanika Photography 2013