To remember all this week who have put their foot in “it”
It’s a Pied Stilt Heron from the Northern Territory of Australia.
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Looks more like a heron to me. That’s a damn big beak for a stilt…. and the legs look pretty robust too……but what would a mere botanist know?
You’re right. It even comes from my ‘Pied Heron’ album. Good catch. And clearly a sign I need to imbibe my espressos before I make a post, not after…
S’pose you could be playing with us… putting your foot in it….
how about Pied heron… Egretta picata….http://www.birdforum.net/opus/Pied_Heron?
S’pose you could be playing with us… putting your foot in it…
To be honest, by Friday morning, that level of planning and foresight is beyond me…
Jeez, Chthoniid – for a minute I thought you may have been one of the infamous ‘party of 4’ who upset the waiter in Hanmer Springs…. 😀
I love the feeling of walking barefoot and feeling the soft, wet redbaiter ooze up between my toes…
“And clearly a sign I need to imbibe my espressos before I make a post, not after…”
Clearly a sign that despite all of the pretentious twattery, you really don’t have a clue what you’re talking about.
I appreciate nature photos on the Farrar blog site. I think he inviting competition , I cvan do better
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