Red-winged blackbird at feeder

This video from the USA says about itself:

Red Winged Blackbird at Backyard Bird Feeder

6 June 2017

An immature male Red Winged Blackbird makes a rare stop at a Backyard feeder in Florida and a resident woodpecker takes exception. Amazingly this is the first Red Winged Blackbird ever sighted in the Backyard in over 20 years – just a random and rare visitor. The habitat is too dense and wooded generally to attract the Red Winged Blackbirds who prefer open spaces.

I saw these beautiful birds in Costa Rica.


Homophobic violence in the USA

This video says about itself:

2016 Deadliest Year for LGBTQ Community in U.S.

30 June 2017

The LGBTQ community in the U.S. just experienced its deadliest year in addition to countless — and often unreported — non-fatal sexual violence, stalking, bullying, physical assault and verbal harassment.

Gay, lesbian and bisexual high schoolers report ‘tragically high’ suicide risk: here.

American eastern towhee young bird fed

This video from the USA says about itself:

Eastern Towhee Father Feeding Fledgling

3 June 2017

Baby Eastern Towhee just out of the nest is trying to open the seeds that Dad is giving him, but the fledgling has not quite got the hang of it yet! Towhees go through quite a transformation from sort of generic gray to the striking jet black and rufous colors of the mature male. Filmed in the Great Smoky Mountains – there are no Towhees in Florida.

American red squirrel feeding

This 30 May 2017 video from the USA says about itself:

Extreme 4K UHD close-up of a friendly Red Squirrel eating some sunflower seeds. He doesn’t mind if you watch him eat just don’t expect to have any seeds!!

American avocets feeding, video

This video from California in the USA says about itself:

American Avocet Flock Feeding Extravaganza

31 May 2017

Hundreds of American Avocets can be found in Owens Dry Lake near Lone Pine, CA. If you are fascinated by these unique looking birds this is the place to go winter through early spring.