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Winged Wednesday – Hawkeye

Red-Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis)Image from Wikimedia Commons Did you know? The shriek of the red-tailed hawk is often heard in movies, TV shows, and commercials whenever the sound effect artist wants to convey the idea that someone is lost in … Keep Reading


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Winged Wednesday – Almost Paradise

Lesser Bird of Paradise (Paradisaea minor)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Winged Wednesday – Gold Rush

American Goldfinch Spinus tristisImage from Wikimedia Commons Did you know? American Goldfinches are the only finches that molt twice a year, replacing their golden plumage first in late winter and again in late summer. Each spring, the brightening yellow of … Keep Reading


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Winged Wednesday – How Much Wood Would A Wood Duck Duck…

Female and Male Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Winged Wednesday – Blue and Yellow Macaw

Blue and Yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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Winged Wednesday – A Frog in Its Throat?

Jabiru (Jabiru mycteria)Image from Wikimedia Commons A Jabiru certainly looks like it has something caught in its throat. As it turns out, the animal does sometimes eat amphibians. Interestingly, the red-colored pouch is usually brighter on males than on females. … Keep Reading


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Winged Wednesday – Cheap Pun

White Throated Toucan (Ramphastos tucanus)Image from Wikimedia Commons “Juan was a poor man living in Ecuador. He had no family, only a pet toucan. Unfortunately, he was so poor that he could only afford to feed his bird a handful … Keep Reading


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Winged Wednesday – Ruddy Or Not

Ruddy Kingfisher (Halcyon coromanda)Image from Wikimedia Commons


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