Mating Avocets

Discussion in 'Wildlife/Nature' started by Jim Sanderson, Mar 8, 2018.

  1. Jim Sanderson

    Jim Sanderson Well-Known Member

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    Was out this morning at the wildlife refuge and caught a pair of avocets mating.

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    Nice couple - they seem to have hit it off.
     
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  3. Jim Sanderson

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    Alas Alan, they ended up going their separate ways.
     
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    And they seemed so amorous in that first image...... such is.....
     
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    I think he is whispering I love you in that last one before he takes off.
     
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    Very good behavioral shots.
     
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  7. Mike Mancil

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    Ahhh, must’ve been a Spring Break fling. Some seriously good photography.
     
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    Most excellent! That last one being my favorite, could make a great romantic card.
     
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    Hey Jim,

    I had to cover my eyes after the first photo :rolleyes: but I am guessing the last 2 photos are as nice as the first one. :)
     
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