Male Western Kingbird In Flight

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Until this past spring my cupboard was largely bare of flight shots of Western Kingbirds. But this male gave me plenty of opportunity to practice my skills as he encouraged his mate at nest-building. [...]

Grebes Eating Feathers (including two graphic images)

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Grebes eat feathers. Lots of them. They do it intentionally and for good reason. [...]