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100 Birds in 2018 - #9 Rock Pigeon

These birds can be considered pests, invasive, and just a pain.  Even with this, they do have some interesting characteristics.  I love the iridescent feathers along their throat, (though they don’t show in this photo) and the calm coo-coo that they make. 106 more words


DT 482


Scottish river (3) = TAY
Taxi (3) = CAB
Gardening tool (4) = RAKE

Veil (7) = YASHMAK
Pigeon (4) = ROCK DOVE

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DT Cryptic

Avian And Attributes - Rock

Avian And Attributes – Rock

“Because I will publish the name of the LORD: ascribe ye greatness unto our God. He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he.” (Deuteronomy 32:3-4 KJV)

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Sept/Oct 2017 - A Week in Shetland

Not a tour, but a week spent up in the Shetland Isles between 27th September and 4th October. The weather was not great – gale force winds on several days, and lots of rain – but it was still possible to get out birding most of the time. 866 more words

Great Grey Shrike

Slip Into the Soup

The sun was high in the sky and it was simply a beautiful drive out to the farm with only a slight breeze coming in from the West. 748 more words