Burrowing Owls And Badger Holes

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I’ve been aware for years that these owls sometimes take over badger holes but it’s something I’ve never been able to document without question until this week. [...]

Bird Banding – A Necessary Evil?

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For the first six years of my bird photography “career” I rarely encountered banded birds but in the last two years or so I encounter them regularly, some species more than others. Usually when I see a bird with bands or transmitters strapped to their backs I don’t even click the shutter except for documentation purposes. [...]