Tag Archives: Birds

Weekly Photo Challenge: WRONG

Okay, what kind of duck is this? Only at the Three Sisters Sanctuary in Goshen, MA are you likely to encounter this particular species!

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Weaving the Round — or Not

Here is guest photographer Martin Greene with a photo on the theme of ROUND, with a difference: Martin explains:  “The top of the bowl that the weaver bird is sitting on is round.  Weaver birds, also known as weaver finches, … Continue reading

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Tsunamis of Starlings

We’ve heard about the lazy starlings of County Kildare, and listened to an educated starling murmur. Now comes a video from Otmoor, England, in which huge tsunamis of starlings put on an extraordinary daily show:

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Update on the Lazy Feckers

From our Irish correspondent: The latest news on the said Lazy Feckers is that Fergal came to my door this afternoon to ask me to cease feeding them. This will be no problem for me since they keep me busy and … Continue reading

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An Erratic Journal: From Ireland

This snippet comes from Berna, over in County Kildare (and, for sound effects, a youtube to  follow): The Lazy Feckers Birds in their little nests agree, but not the ones who visit my bird feeder. I haven’t taken the time … Continue reading

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