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breeding

  1. Bonaparte’s Gull

    Bonaparte’s Gull

    This was taken at a local lagoon. Thanks for viewing the image.
  2. Eurasian Oystercatchers Piping Display

    Eurasian Oystercatchers Piping Display

    In April 2022 I have often seen groups of Eurasian Oystercatchers on the North Frisian Island Amrum with a behavior as if they were "arguing". After some research, it seems like this is called piping display or piping ceremony. I have also read on German sites that this behavior is some communal...
  3. Wildlife Photography Muntjac Barking Deer In National Park Breeding Season

    Wildlife Photography Muntjac Barking Deer In National Park Breeding Season

    In the heart of August, within the lush expanse of Cat Tien National Park, the melodious chirping of barking deer, more formally known as muntjac, fills the air. It's the breeding season, and I was fortunate to encounter a pair of these enchanting creatures in the early morning light. The male...
  4. mummymonkey

    Sea eagles breed in England again

    Congrats to all involved. https://www.forestryengland.uk/news/first-white-tailed-eagle-240-years-born-england
  5. American Avocet with Chick

    American Avocet with Chick

    The chick went for an excursion under the watchful eye of its parent.
  6. Male ruff in breeding plumage

    Male ruff in breeding plumage

  7. Male common eider in breeding plumage

    Male common eider in breeding plumage

  8. Great Egret, Borneo

    Great Egret, Borneo

    In breeding plumage, Great Egret (Ardea alba) 大白鹭 at Kuala Baram Wetlands, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo
  9. Common sandpiper breeding on Setervann

    Common sandpiper breeding on Setervann

  10. Common sandpipers breeding on Setervann

    Common sandpipers breeding on Setervann

  11. Great Egret (Ardea Alba)

    Great Egret (Ardea Alba)

    A Great Egret, breeding season.
  12. Female Common Merganser in breeding plumage

    Female Common Merganser in breeding plumage

  13. Spring-Summer - 344

    Spring-Summer - 344

    Spring-Summer - 344 Three lovely species ... ... playing game of musical chairs ... for possession of probably the smallest island on earth ... while ... corona has over run ... ... nearly rest of the globe ... So ... they seem to be maintaining a safe distance ... ___________...
  14. Spring-Summer - 342

    Spring-Summer - 342

    Spring-Summer - 342 As I mentioned in the last post ... ... some of these fabulous Arctic breeders moult completely ... into their breeding attire ... ... giving us a rare ... and lucky glimpse of all that magnificence ... Watch this dasher in a video clip ... Links ...
  15. Cattle Egret - Breeding Plumage

    Cattle Egret - Breeding Plumage

    Cattle Egrets are all white with a yellow bill and legs. In breeding plumage they have golden plumes on their head, chest, and back.
  16. Hence the Name

    Hence the Name

    This is the fist time that I noticed so clearly why this bird has this name. It was one of 124 of them hanging out at the first dam on the Hudson River north of New York City. The Hudson River is a tidal estuary until it hits this dam; not so north of the dam.
  17. Kittiwake

    Kittiwake

  18. Slaty-backed Gull adult breeding

    Slaty-backed Gull adult breeding

    Slaty-backed Gull adult breeding
  19. Chinese Pond Heron (Breeding Plumage)

    Chinese Pond Heron (Breeding Plumage)

  20. Chinese Pond Heron (Assuming Breeding Plumage)

    Chinese Pond Heron (Assuming Breeding Plumage)

  21. Javan Pond Heron Assuming Breeding Plumage

    Javan Pond Heron Assuming Breeding Plumage

    The rain started to fall soon after this was taken. This individual stayed in the area for at least one and a half months and developed full breeding plumage (see the other image).
  22. Javan Pond Heron in Breeding Plumage

    Javan Pond Heron in Breeding Plumage

    The Javan Pond Heron is a rare visitor to Singapore. After seeing an individual assuming breeding plumage one and a half months back, I finally managed to shoot it in full breeding plumage today. Interestingly, there is another individual that is just assuming breeding plumage that was seen...
  23. Common Iora (Breeding Plumage)

    Common Iora (Breeding Plumage)

    Male in breeding plumage
  24. Portrait of A Grey Heron in Breeding Colours

    Portrait of A Grey Heron in Breeding Colours

    Striking breeding colours visible on its face.
  25. Breeding Colours

    Breeding Colours

    Purple Heron in breeding plumage.
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