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Blackbirds

Observed: 12th February 2013 By: Ray Turner
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

The mature male on the right was having a good go at the young upstart.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

Comments

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Camera Shake

Loads of camera shake in this shot (see my previous post re crow for relevance).

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Blue

A remarkable shot of a magpie too showing its wonderful iridescent blue.

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Another Post

Good point. Was debating if I should post another Obs under Magpie or not, I shall now.

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Blackbirds and Magpie.

Is it not likely that the two male Blackbirds were there to attempt to mob the Magpie?

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It is ...

... certainly possible but on this occasion they were far more interested in annoying each other.

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