A story in pictures…roll over the images for pop-up captions.
Once the female House Sparrow was driven off the males turned to fighting each other:
Too bad for the House Sparrows that a European Starling was waiting in the wings:
All of the pictures were taken in Kissena Park in Queens last weekend. And, no, I wasn’t feeding the birds, just taking advantage of the fact that others were.
you moved blogsites!! now it’s the bird crew!!
ROTFLOL! Great post, Corey. Everyone should get a good chuckle out of this — it kind of made my day! Thanks for sharing it.
It feels funny commenting over here, but even if the background has changed it’s good to see your style of writing hasn’t. Here’s to Boreal Birds on Sunday!
@Steph & Will: Make sure while you’re here to click around a bit…lots of good stuff that we will be updating and integrating.
@Mary C: Glad you enjoyed it and thanks!
What were they eating?
If I remember correctly after 11 years it was the remnants of a muffin.