Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Swallows make visitors welcome

Welcome Swallows (Hirundo neoxena) happily share 'their' Dungeness wharf with visitors who  keep their distance.

Stand around long enough and the distance decreases.

But it's hard on decrepit knees crawling even closer. 
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Mr. Smiley said...

Wonderful shots of a very pleasant little bird.

Tyto Tony said...

Thanks David.

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