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"Where fleck and pulls of vastness have been granted To the warm beaches, I review the flight. Of lithe shorebirds who carry up the slanted Rush of the salt wind over and out of sight." Daniel W. Smythe

Beckie Hicks
Black-headed, Mediterranean Common Gull by sandlings Photo Animaliere, Pink Photo, Image Nature, Cottages By The Sea, Shorebirds, Tier Fotos, Am Meer, Sea Birds, Fauna

Winter Gulls: Black-headed, Mediterranean & Common Gull

Lepe, Hampshire.

A Heron. Not just a heron, this is a Great Blue Heron, found in almost every state of the US. Kinds Of Birds, All Birds, Love Birds, Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Beautiful Pictures, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds

Heron on Captiva Island

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N American native Indian belief: Blue Herons affirm self-reliance: its long thin legs show you don't need huge pillars to be stable, but must be able to stand on your own. Pretty Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Beautiful Creatures, Rare Birds, Exotic Birds, Tropical Birds, Colorful Birds, Sea Birds

Great White Heron – Birds Through Val Lee's Looking Glass

Posts about Great White Heron written by Val Lee

Limpkin, also called Carrao, Courlan, and Crying Bird - a bird that looks like a large rail but is skeletally closer to cranes. It is the only extant species in the genus Aramus and the family Aramidae. Pretty Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Birds, Animals Beautiful, Everglades National Park, Florida Everglades, Florida Usa, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds

Limpkin on a Branch at Everglades National Park, Florida

Best viewed Large on Black I photographed this Limpkin at the Shark Valley district of Everglades National Park. I had been photographing another bird when I heard a loud call which I had never heard before and whose origin I could not see. I walked a few yards to my left to be able to look around a bushy tree that had been blocking my view and there was this Limpkin on a high branch above the shallow water. It just stood almost immobile on the branch and let me take as many shots as I…

A crowned crane wading through a pond. Crazy Bird, Big Bird, Exotic Birds, Colorful Birds, All Birds, Love Birds, Beautiful Creatures, Animals Beautiful, Desktop Background Pictures

About Wild Animals: Amazing facts about a crowned crane

Discover why the crowned crane is considered one of the most beautiful birds.