Nature Through My Lens

Starling

Old Peg

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Here’s a fine European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) in it’s winter coat of colours. Only problem is that it only has one leg! But that hasn’t seemed to slow it down at all!


Fun in the Bath

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Two European/Common Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) enjoy a bath on a warm Summer morning. The water was clear when they started!


leaving

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Here’s a European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) about half a second before it flew away!


Feed Me

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Here’s a parent European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) feeding a fledgling Starling a grub. Now it may just be me, but I see a definite face on the grub! Oh My, here I go Mum!!


The Starling Tree

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A Spirea bush across the street from us has become a favourite spot for a small group of European Starlings (Sturnus vulgaris) to perch. Just as I was taking this shot, the sun was shining but a squall of snow blew through. It only lasted a moment and was then sunny again!


In the Snow

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A European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris) in the snow.


Alert

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A European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris), or Common Starling in the neighbours Cherry tree.