Birds have a built-in lens protector that flicks across their eyes.
This third eyelid is called a nictitating membrane.
It allows the bird to still see while its eyes have extra protection. 16 more words
I just started a petition on the White House petitions site, We the People. Will you sign it? https://wh.gov/ioVNw
We have until June 3, 2016 to get 99,999 signatures and the petition will go in front of President Obama. 15 more words
DANGER to ALL BALD EAGLES. Please share this posting.
I just got this link from a fellow Bald Eagle advocate. So far, nothing in my RSS in the Federal Register about the eagles and this permitting. 87 more words
Is this your pigeon??? I photographed this pigeon at the Ebenezer Boat Ramp, Jordan Lake, NC, parking lot this morning. There are 4 sets of code on the plastic/silver band on his right leg: 776 TRC 1F 2015. 50 more words