Getting Balanced

As I walked along the Barongarook Creek bank today I disturbed an Eastern Great Egret (Ardea modesta) which flew up into a nearby tree. The following photos are of the Egret trying to get balanced on the tree top.

Eastern Great Egret

Eastern Great Egret

Eastern Great Egret

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Little Raven

The following photograph is of a Little Raven (Corvus mellori) which I took on a recent walk around one of my favourite birding places: Jawbone Reserve.

Little Raven on a Park Bench

Little Raven

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Spotted Dove

Spotted Doves also known as Turtle-Doves (Streptopelia chinensis) are native to eastern Asia. They were introduced to Australia during the 1860s and quickly became established.

Spotted Dove,
Streptopelia chinensis,
Yarraville, Victoria, Australia

Spotted Dove

These are just two birds from a small flock of about 20 to 30 birds living in a backyard environment of suburban Melbourne.

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