SQUARES – American Avocet – Two of a Kind

Two American Avocets in breeding plumage. One is foraging as you can see while the other is strutting along slowing looking for insects and small crustaceans. They forage by sweeping their long bills from side to side with the tip of the curved bill barely submerged. Not in the case of the one on the right. He was downright getting down and dirty! Check out more on the American Avocets on my Bird Weekly post this week.

Day 9 – Squares – “Kind”

Click the panel below to visit Becky’s site and the October Squares Photo Challenge:

15 Comments on “SQUARES – American Avocet – Two of a Kind

  1. fabulous capture. I’ve never seen the american avocets, only the Recurvirostra avosetta which has made a very successful comeback here in the UK. Such beautiful birds

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply to Ted Jennings - TPJ Photography Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: