The Stories Behind the Pictures

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Post by macdoum » July 10th, 2013, 2:35 am

I stumbled on this whilst reading about a cell-tower taking fire after the ? Osperys probably pecked at the wires. Sadly both opsreys & the nest were destroyed. (Portland)

I found this;

http://www.exposureguide.com/inspiratio ... ee-decades

Taken by N A S A & Landsat and given to Google to exploit. Sad news all over our planet,from Amazon forests to Colombian glacier retreat. :cry:
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Post by Katinka » September 16th, 2013, 9:28 pm

Found this, while searching for "bird damage" very general. It's from this August.
It fits to the world-wide weather caprioles on one hand - on the other shows that besides all those awful storm damages there are people that concern about the fate of animals (birds, on this special site)
http://10000birds.com/storm-damage-and-birds.htm

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Post by macdoum » October 18th, 2013, 11:19 pm

See some beautiful photographs submitted for a competition.

http://www.bwpawards.org/galleries/wild-woods

(click on the 'eye' to see the photos full screen)

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Post by macdoum » March 22nd, 2014, 12:23 am

This week's nature photographs from The Guardian Newspaper;
A Week in The Wildlife

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/ ... n-pictures

Great photos :2thumbsup:
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Post by macdoum » June 28th, 2014, 11:47 pm

Beautiful Nature photographs;

https://blog.flickr.net/en/2014/06/18/p ... l-savory-5

With explications from the photographer Russell Savory.

Mostly owl photos. :thumbs:
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Post by macdoum » September 25th, 2014, 1:20 am

A baby Dolphin has been seen in Scotland at Inverness. report by BBC Highlands. Some great photos too.

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-hig ... s-29350068







Thanks for heads up to WVF. :bow:
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Post by alice44 » January 9th, 2015, 5:12 am

The first baby orca (in the subspecies around Vancouver Island/BC Canada) born in the last two years.

Image

http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2015/0 ... ller-whale


Drone photos of these whales

http://www.livescience.com/48372-photos ... hales.html

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