Tag Archive for birds

Special Lanes for Ducks (4 pics)

The Canal & River Trust is a charity association that deals with animals’ protection. In order to protect ducks from the busy waterways and walkers, in England and Wales, they’ve imagined ducks lanes, near the bicycles lanes, traced by white paint and showing a bird silhouette.

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Special Lanes for Ducks (4 pics)

Sharon Beals 20th Century Birds Nest (14 pics)

Sharon Beals is a San Francisco based photographer who has photographed nest and eggs specimens collected over the last two centuries at The California Academy of Sciences, The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, and The Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology.

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Sharon Beals 20th Century Birds Nest (14 pics)

The Ornate Bird Palaces of Ottoman-Era Turkey (6 pics)

Several photos courtesy of Caner Cangul An important element of Ottoman architecture in Turkey was the addition of birdhouses affixed to the outer walls of significant city structures, a safe space for regular avian guests to nest outside of mosques, inns, bridges, libraries, schools, and fountains.

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The Ornate Bird Palaces of Ottoman-Era Turkey (6 pics)