A little munia fell out of the sky

posted in: Rescue | 1

“There was a very heavy downpour yesterday afternoon. Orpa, our Indonesian helper found a little bird on the ground in our backyard. She said it was really pathetic looking, all wet and shivering, eyes shut (left). She picked it up … Continued

A family of Ostriches

posted in: Fledgling-Fledging, Nesting | 1

Mark Chua was on a safari in Kenya recently where he had the opportunity to photograph the magnificent Ostrich (Struthio camelus) roaming the African plain. Standing nearly 2.1-2.75 m tall and weighing up to 130 kg, with the female slightly … Continued

Immature Savannah Nightjar

posted in: Fledgling-Fledging, Species | 1

“Went back to the nesting and roosting site for Savannah Nightjars (Caprimulgus affinis) near my home. The area has had a reprieve from construction and the Savannah Nightjars have grown in number. “At least eight and possibly up to 12 … Continued

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