Last additions - Birds
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Nuthatch313 viewsFeb 22, 2008
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Coot on Ice149 viewsThere are much more detailed coot shots out there but I just like this one.
Taken Leighton Moss, lancs. Febuary 19th 2008 the reserve and most still water was completely frozen after two weeks of frost.
Feb 19, 2008
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Peregrine dive bombing an unfortunate pair of buzzards212 viewsFeb 17, 2008
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Peregrine dive bombing an unfortunate pair of buzzards215 viewsFeb 17, 2008
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Peregrine dive bombing an unfortunate pair of buzzards241 viewsFeb 17, 2008
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Red shank in nice winter sun183 viewsFeb 16, 2008
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Mute swan165 viewsFeb 16, 2008
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Head detail149 viewsFeb 16, 2008
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Drake head detail156 viewsFeb 15, 2008
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214 viewsFeb 14, 2008
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212 viewsFeb 14, 2008
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Ruddy Headed Goose (chloephaga rubidiceps),162 viewsThis was taken at the duck pond at Grange Over SandsFeb 13, 2008
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Peregrine Falcon232 viewsThis a flapping flight not a glide and on the down beat so the wings look much shorter than they really are. The glide shows a much more falcon shaped profile.Feb 12, 2008
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Peregrine Falcon239 viewsAn in flight shotFeb 12, 2008
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Peregrine in the shadows272 viewsTihis isn't a detailed shot but shows very well the way that a peregrine blends in so well with its surroundings. Every colour on it is also on the rocks and shadows of the cliff, even the yellow of the beak and feet is also the colour of lichen on the rocksFeb 12, 2008
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Chaffinch162 viewsThis also shows the ehad colour but I think it looks really cheeky, almost parrot like.Feb 12, 2008
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Chaffinch151 viewsThis one has a really nice colour on the head, I think it is half adult colours and half youngFeb 12, 2008
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Chaffinch279 viewsFeb 11, 2008
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Great Egret192 viewsThis was at the salt pools at Leigton moss(Allen and Eric Morcambe hide) for the end of summer 2007Feb 09, 2008
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Great Egret185 viewsA fantasic bird to watch.Feb 09, 2008
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