Why Do Birds Cache ? – To Put Cache in the Bank for a Rainy Day

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Looking and Planning.

Did you ever notice birds hiding their seed in some really odd places? Some birds do it hundreds, even thousands of times, going back and forth with beaks full of seed.

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Beautiful Tundra Swans in Winter

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Just because it is winter… Continue reading

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You Still Got Robins in Winter?

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I was at a park and saw about 100 robins sitting in trees with a foot of snow below. I was thinking that I wish I had some fruit to give them. Not having my camera, I went back the next day and only one robin remained. Granted, it really was snowing like the dickens, but where did they go?

As the weeks passed, the robins became fewer and fewer over the area, but some persisted through the worst ice and snow. It got me to wonder how they fared.

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