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The Narrows...

My friend Larry was already a ‘bird brain’ when he attended a talk given by the director of the Education Center at The Narrows.  When he heard that the director thought that the birds should be among the people, and the people should be among the birds he was impressed.  445 more words


Dinosaur of the week: Eurasian Hoopoe

This Upupa epops is our neighbour in Oran. ‘The species is declining throughout its range as a result of habitat destruction and over-hunting‘ ( 22 more words


Terrific topiary

Hello, my name is Catherine and I’m a topiary addict. After planting our six foot topiary rabbit for the children, I just keep thinking of different things in our garden that should, if possible, be made of living materials. 169 more words

Un oiseau en main

I don’t know whether I feel less alone, or more appalled, to learn that other cats ruin things, too. 

The occasion was Cat Granny’s 90th birthday party, held at Cat Auntie and Cat Uncle’s beautiful house in Somerset, and the culprit was this attractive, slightly boss-eyed chap. 242 more words

Birds – April/ Πουλιά – Απρίλιος

Bluejay for April. Nice bird, don’t you think?

Μπλε κίσσα για τον Απρίλιο. Όμορφο πουλί, δεν νομίζετε;

You may read about this bird here and about the pattern… 26 more words


Everybody Loves the Sun

Here is a recent photograph where I captured two beautiful creatures enjoying the morning sun……

Everybody Loves the Sun

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Sulphur Crested Cockatoo, Victoria.

A portrait of a sulphur crested cockatoo in Longlea, Victoria.
These birds  gather together in huge swarms in the Outback and to see them take to the air as one is a sight to behold… 15 more words