Powered by bugs and worms and desire. Carribbean Flamingo, aka American Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) in the Urban Jungle habitat of the San Diego Zoo. Exclusive for Collabor88 (NEW). Two tiny feathers shed from the neck of my male pet pigeon. The cork is covered with thin leather. Thank you to every one who views, faves or comments on my photo. All are much appreciated. What’s not to love? Depending on the light they usually appear as green or purple. Big flights move down Atlantic Coast in fall, migrating by day. Feeding birds are forever retreating suddenly to their hideyholes when spooked on our patio. Shags have evolved from a family of birds who are considered primitive because they do not produce feather oils like ducks and other water fowl. It’s not where you’d expect to find a woodpecker, but flickers eat mainly ants and beetles, digging for them with their unusual, slightly curved bill. But there is no need to call in Scotland Yard's Flying Squad... A tiny telltale feather clinging to the leaf of our Clematis montana has given away one of their haunts ... :-)). AvaWay KATHLEEN Necklaces, Bracelets and Rings set. Crows, Red-winged Blackbirds, and other darker birds were tougher focus work on this snowy, foggy day. This female Northern Flicker still gets my adoration. You can contact me at the above website's contactform. Buy 'Northern Flicker' by Enola Wagner as a Poster. At lower right is an abnormally colored Yellow-shafted, with a few red feathers in the wings. St.John's , NL, Canada. See more ideas about northern flicker, beautiful birds, woodpecker. Found this Great Egret getting breakfast at a local pond. Mijn foto's en meer kun je ook bekijken op www.agrusoft.nl. 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On walks, don’t be surprised if you scare one up from the ground. They hunt in classic heron fashion, standing immobile or wading through wetlands to capture fish with a deadly jab of their yellow bill. Great Egrets fly slowly but powerfully: with just two wing-beats per second their cruising speed is around 25 miles an hour. Gorgeous, isn't it?! Feathers from almost all other birds in my country—not eagles of course, but also not seagull feathers, songbird feathers, or even crow feathers (unless you have a permit to kill crows, but you still can't sell them).2; Feathers from many birds from other countries that are critically endangered3. Northern Flicker female (Colaptes auratus), Final Dimensions (width x height): 9" x 12" This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display. 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