birds

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The light was dim, so I did not get a very good shot, but its enough to identify him. What is he?

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Every morning, a huge flock of these beautiful birds visits us on their daily journey around the canyon. They have very specially adapted noses. What is so special about them?

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The Common Raven is often a scavenger, but its beak is not strong enough to tear through the thick hide of a winter-killed deer. What clever trick does it often use to get at the nutritious flesh inside?

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On my drive to Kingman today, I passed lots of saguaro cactus, but was not lucky enough to find "saguaro boot". What is that?

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What is the main difference between a Homing Pigeon and the Pigeons you see hanging around most city parks?

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I took this shot at Rattlesnake Springs in New Mexico. Although it was nearly 10:00 AM on this cloudy day, hundreds of vultures where still roosting in the trees. What were they waiting for?

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