Biodiversity&Development Inst on Instagram: “Time to ring this Red-capped Lark (Calandrella cinerea) – The obvious reason for ringing birds is to mark individuals so that they can be…”

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Owl We Need Is Love!

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F/6.3, 1/160, ISO 800. Short Eared Owl What kind of flower doesn’t sleep at night? The Day-zzz Interesting Fact: Normally reluctant to leave the nest, female Short-eared Owls that are forced to flush often defecate on their eggs. The resulting putrid smell may repel predators or mask the scent of the nest. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Short-eared_Owl/ ) Continue reading Owl We Need Is Love!

Life Is So Much Easier When You Just Chill Out.

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F/8.0, 1/250, ISO 400. Carolina Wren One day, during a lesson on proper grammar, the teacher asked for a show of hands from those who could use the word “beautiful” in the same sentence twice. First, she called on little Suzie, who responded with, “My father bought my mother a beautiful dress and she looked beautiful in it.” “Very… Continue reading Life Is So Much Easier When You Just Chill Out.

Yes, I’m On Quack And No, I Don’t Give A Duck!

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F/10.0, 1/400, ISO 250. Bufflehead Duck?( Female ) Why are trees very forgiving? Because in the Fall they “Let It Go” and in the Spring they “turn over a new leaf”. Interesting Fact:? Unlike most ducks, the Bufflehead is mostly monogamous, often remaining with the same mate for several years. ( https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Bufflehead/lifehistory ) Continue reading Yes, I’m On Quack And No, I Don’t Give A Duck!