Pied Avocet : Group in flight close to Sunset.

Pied Avocet : Group in flight close to Sunset.
Species: Pied Avocet   Recurvirostra avosetta
Author: Alok Tewari
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Added to IBC: 12 Jan 2019 - 04:07
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Altitude (m): 
217 meters


Winter visitor.

Even in mundane viewing
they are mesmerizing 
... but 
a total knock-out 
when flying ...
... that too 
in a group ...

Raising the level 
of joy ... 
... to ecstacy 

Much as those 
using substance will
... will vouch 
for their experience ...


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Alok Tewari, IBC1554049. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1554049.

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Alok Tewari, IBC1554049. Video of Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta at Badsa, India. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1554049.

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