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Sep 14, 2017 16:14 |  #11086

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Sep 14, 2017 20:32 |  #11087

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Sep 14, 2017 21:19 |  #11088

Flamingos in da boogie down Bronx Zoo.


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Sep 14, 2017 21:24 |  #11089

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Bird activity is picking up. Locals like the Downy Woodpecker are becoming more active and migrants like the Black and White Warbler are beginning to pass through.
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Wow that B&W Warbler is excellent!


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Sep 15, 2017 01:40 |  #11090

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Sep 15, 2017 04:37 |  #11091

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Sep 15, 2017 05:51 |  #11092

kenyc wrote in post #18452590 (external link)
Wow that B&W Warbler is excellent!

Thanks Kenny


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Sep 15, 2017 15:55 |  #11093

Swamp Sparrow.

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Sep 15, 2017 16:03 |  #11094

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Sep 15, 2017 18:07 |  #11095

Woodchat Shrike (Juvenile), this is the first one I've ever seen and it was showing so well. They are very rare to see in the UK. I was reading about this bird and what surprised me was that they would eat other small birds, they will impale corpses onto thorns therefore making it easier to pick at their food.


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Sep 15, 2017 20:50 |  #11096

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Sep 15, 2017 20:53 |  #11097

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Sep 16, 2017 00:47 |  #11098

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David you were right to keep the whole window frame in the image, with the colour of the ivy it makes it a very pleasurable shot, Fantastic!


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Sep 16, 2017 02:57 |  #11099

PCousins wrote in post #18453195 (external link)
Woodchat Shrike (Juvenile), this is the first one I've ever seen and it was showing so well. They are very rare to see in the UK. I was reading about this bird and what surprised me was that they would eat other small birds, they will impale corpses onto thorns therefore making it easier to pick at their food.
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Great find. I think most of the shrikes do this impaling behavour.

Every winter we get a Great grey in our local patch. Never managed to see it but there are lots of photogs toting 600 and 800 mm around looking.


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Sep 16, 2017 05:54 |  #11100

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looks like a painting. cool.




  
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