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Still feeding

Discussion in 'Birds' started by hangin tree, Jun 21, 2007.

  1. Kestrel Breakfast of Grasshopper

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    Kind of a tender moment
  2. enjoyed seeing these and your earlier shots. . . I can see you have a challenge shooting this nest. . . with the sun to your back, all you will get is the back of the parent.
  3. In considerate of them to say the least and in Evening sun the sky blows out and the bird is shaded by the Tree
  4. amazing captures Gary
  5. Thanks Randy
  6. lisantica


    Jul 4, 2006
    So. Calif.
    There is something about a parent feeding its offspring that touches me. Loved the shots!

  7. You would love this site Lisa, I think that is all they do all day long.

    A little known fact: Bird Parents reduce feed times to encourage Chicks to leave the nest.

    It may work with humans also!!! :biggrin::tongue:
  8. lisantica


    Jul 4, 2006
    So. Calif.
    Is that site out there in Alabama? If so, I need to make a trip out that way some day. Seems like a lot of bird shots I see and admire are taken out in that part of the Country.

  9. Yes in Northern Alabama nearest big town is Guntersville or 30 mile South of Huntsville. President visting today also.
  10. Schnauzermom


    Apr 13, 2007
    Hm. Maybe that's it. I need to quit feeding the teenagers. :rolleyes: 

    More great ones!
  11. Beautiful as always Gary! I just love the "parenting" thing!
  12. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    Very nice Gary , as usual
  13. Thanks Lisa

    Might work!!:smile::smile:

  14. Thanks Dianne

    I'm going of a day trip tomorrow starting 5 AM all day to scout a new 1300 Acre site with restricted access and being managed for wildlife habitat. I'm working on a new project as I believe the Kestrels will be gone soon.
  15. Thanks Gale
    As Usual:wink::wink:
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