[Tweeters] Baby Killdeer
jemskink at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 23 18:29:57 PDT 2013
Today is the second day in a row that I've walked by an amazing sight: a pair of Killdeer and their 4 babies, right on a rather busy corner! I was alerted to the family by the parents' calls as I walked home, along 35th Ave SW in West Seattle. At the northeast corner of Graham & 35th SW, there is a low spot where water has collected, beneath the big High Point sign. Two adult Killdeer can be seen with their four little ones, ever so cute. The parents do a good job of chasing off the starlings too! It does my heart good to see them adapting and surviving in our urban world.
jemskink at yahoo dot com
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