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And the Orchestra Resumes

The Loudest Performance Of The Year

It’s still a little cold out, not freezing though close enough.   But it’s warm enough for birds to migrate back to this area.   254 more words

Birds

Weeds needed

One species’ weeds is another species’ nursery.

Songbirds need grasses, twigs, bark, leaf litter, pine needles, lichen and all manner of new and old growth to make their nests. 64 more words

American Robin - North Lawrence, KS, USA

American Robin Turdus migratorius (EOL)

From All About BirdsChristopher L. Wood):

The quintessential early bird, American Robins are common sights on lawns across North America, where you often see them tugging earthworms out of the ground.

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Birds

Seeking Calm

This morning I escaped, slipping out the door in search of calm. When worry steals my breath, I often find it hidden in the trees, on the wings of birds, or waiting patiently for me along rocky shores. 178 more words

Nature

HOW COLOR IS CREATED IN BIRD FEATHERS PART 2

Structural Color

Have you ever wondered why sometimes you can see the brilliant red gorget (throat feathers) of the male Ruby-throated and Allen’s hummingbirds, and sometimes not at all? 385 more words

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