Monday, May 25, 2009

Flicker nest

In an alder and blackberry strip of bush, in Semiahmoo Reserve, looking down on us from a fungus-ridden snag:


A flicker, on the nest.


It was very curious, and never took its eyes off us. Otherwise, it barely moved. We'd never have seen it, except that we were checking out the fungus, a bit greyer than our usual bracket fungus.

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2 comments:

  1. Great shot of that flicker. Very sweet.

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  2. It was so patient with us!

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