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Thursday, 30 May 2019

Avocet - Recurvirostra avosetta

Sitting on her eggs.

Photographed at Rushy Hide, Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, GB.









32 comments:

  1. Awesome bird. Your photos are perfect.

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  2. A lovely series of photographs Bob, many thanks.

    All the best Jan

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  3. It is always encouraging to see the next generation in the making.

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  4. I do hope her patience leads to a successful hatching. Lovely images - as always.

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  5. Hi Bob,
    Brilliant pictures of this elegant bird!
    Thanks for sharing. I have enjoyed it!
    Warm Greetings, Maria

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  6. Their long beaks amuse me :) but it's obvious why they have them. Lovely capture as always.

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  7. Hi Bob.

    Beautiful bird is this Bob.

    Greeting from Patricia.

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  8. As always spectacular photos. <3 Have a nice weekend. :)))

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  9. Hello Bob,
    Beautiful photos of this avocet.
    Best regards, Irma

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  10. Hello, Bob! Beautiful photos of the Avocets. Wishing you a happy day and weekend!

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  11. Una secuencia excelente de la avoceta incubando sus huevos en el nido mientras la otra, posiblemente el macho, vigila atentamente.
    Un abrazo,

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    1. As you said, laying on her eggs, thanks Miguel.

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  12. Fantastic photos of beautiful birds.

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  13. Hi Bob,
    Superb set of images of the Avocet, hope you can return to get some images of the youngsters, they are gorgeous.
    All the best, John

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    1. I hope so too, it is a beautiful baby chicks John.

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  14. Bob, that's just beautiful. Your photos are just great.

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  15. Hola Bob,magnificas fotos de este gran momento,la incubacion de los huevos de esta bella ave.Un saludo.

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  16. What an incredible bird, I had never seen her.
    Great photos.
    Have a nice weekend
    Maria
    Divagar Sobre Tudo um Pouco

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  17. Between two high lightent looks there is Bob's tenderness of a wild life.

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  18. Gorgeous birds and photos... I can see why the Avocet was chosen as the RSPB logo.

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  19. very nice nature shots!

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  20. male keep watching female sitting her eggs.... interesting photos.
    Have a wonderful weekend

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  21. She seems to be looking at you.)
    I can't wait for the babies ;-) !

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