Beautiful Blue Imperial Pheasant

This is a male Palawan Peacock Pheasant, (Polyplectron napoleonis) not an Imperial Pheasant. The Imperial Pheasant has red patches of skin on its face, and glossy dark fathers with a blue.

Catching a ride?  Maybe...maybe not.

I've seen small birds drive away an owl before, and I think that's what is happening here between a songbird & a Barn Owl. It's astonishing to witness the bravery of small creatures protecting their young and/or their territory.


A great gray owl perched in a lodgepole forest, Yellowstone National Park. Probably one of the prettiest owls I have seen


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Great Egret

Great Egret n Moronis Sea, Crete, Greece. Photo by Manos Papadomanolakis via nature-inspiratio.

rifleman wren, new zealand

The male Rifleman (titipounamu, Acanthisitta chloris) is New Zealand's smallest endemic bird.

Great Grey Owl - Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming - by David Applebury

Great Grey Owl in Grand Teton National Park. I would love to see an owl on a tree someday! This is such a super picture.

Japanese Crane

Japanese Crane Courtship Dance - Japanese cranes have one of the most intricate and beautiful courtship dances in the world.

Windy Day

Great Egret looking sassy with the feathers blowing in the wind and all. - title "The Bride" by Adams Serra "God Style"

Yellow-billed Stork

A stork named Herbert Yellow-billed Stork, Lake Magadi, Serengeti, Tanzania

Peekaboo baby owl.

Is it spring yet?

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