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  1. Himalayas - 611

    Himalayas - 611

    Himalayas - 611 At 44 cm ... ... arguably the largest among Kingfishers along with very similar looking African species ... (Giant Kingfisher) The ... Crested Kingfisher ___________ Perche on a tree hanging over the Himalayan River called Shipra ... ________ Kainch Ashram Uttarakhand...
  2. Muskrat


  3. Himalayas - 609 : Spotted Forktail : Amazing Wildlife of India by ... Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari :Himalayan Beauty

    Himalayas - 609 : Spotted Forktail : Amazing Wildlife of India by ... Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari :Himalayan Beauty

    This striking Himalayan wonder was in a more obliging mood ... Moving in the stream ... near that holy shrine ... Watch him in a wonderful activity ... Extracting a grub from Underneath a decaying Leaf Spotted Forktail ( Enicurus maculatus ) Dist. Nainital Al. 5500 ft above MSL Uttarakhand...
  4. Barn swallow

    Barn swallow

  5. Pink-footed goose

    Pink-footed goose

  6. Camera-shy Hooded Merganser

    Camera-shy Hooded Merganser

  7. blue-heron.jpg


    Great blue Heron
  8. White-throated dipper

    White-throated dipper

  9. Juvenile white-throated dipper

    Juvenile white-throated dipper

    I think it's a juvenile because it lacks the chestnut band.
  10. Black-headed gull

    Black-headed gull

  11. American dipper

    American dipper

  12. American dipper

    American dipper

  13. American dipper

    American dipper

  14. Sleeping giants

    Sleeping giants

    A pair of grey herons brooding on the riverbed in snowfall.
  15. Do I know you ...

    Do I know you ...

    Ganges Softshell Turtle ... Globally Threatened Species A head study ... Nilssonia gangetica Keoladeo National Park Bharatpur Rajasthan India 18 February 2020
  16. River  flowing

    River flowing

  17. Three Rivers meet here

    Three Rivers meet here

  18. Riparian Autumn 2020

    Riparian Autumn 2020

    Some of you may recall my project to record the state of Autumn colours on the river footpath, which I do at the end of October each year. Unfortunately I was away this time last year so a year is missing. Here's links to the previous years of you're interested to compare...
  19. Pottering around the rocks

    Pottering around the rocks

    Down the slope from the thrush, I get to look across the river, at a patch where I've always seen Dippers, but not today. Over there was a Carrion Crow meandering around looking for bits in the crevices. I've hardly had to crop this picture, the Nikon camera has such a good zoom on it...
  20. River Overflowing

    River Overflowing

  21. River Bed

    River Bed

  22. Wonderful riverbank

    Wonderful riverbank

  23. Brahamputra River

    Brahamputra River

  24. Khari river

    Khari river

  25. Rocky River

    Rocky River