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On the Deck: Grackles

I took these sitting out on the deck. Quiscalus quiscula.

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Lady Oriole

Baltimore Oriole, female. (Icterus galbula)

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30 Days of Wild with The Wildlife Trusts

I think of myself as having a fairly wild life. Not in a crazy, wild way you understand, I am very unlikely to be found in a nightclub at 3am on a school night (once in a blue moon doesn’t count!) But in terms of a life filled with wildlife I am pretty fortunate. 355 more words

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Parakeets a plenty!

Back in the late 1990’s I was round at my then boyfriend’s (now husband’s) house, when through the patio doors into his garden a flash of brilliant green caught my eye. 379 more words

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American Avocets

Discovered these birds on Dauphin Island, Alabama recently. They are far from their normal range (usually mid-west and west) this time of year.

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Yellow-billed Cuckoo


Yellow-billed Cuckoo

They are very shy and every time I notice one they shag-boogie in short order. This one was at Corp Woods earlier this Spring. 250 more words

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