Green Birds

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Green Flamingos ❤ "Flamingo feathers obtain their wonderful rosy pink color from pigments in the organisms they eat, which is rich in alpha and beta carotenoid pigments. Carotenoids in crustaceans are frequently linked to protein molecules, and may be blue or green!!!... After being digested, the carotenoid pigments dissolve in fats and are deposited in the growing feathers, mostly becoming orange or pink" IN THIS CASE- GREEN!!

Green Flamingos ❤ "Flamingo feathers obtain their wonderful rosy pink color from pigments in the organisms they eat, which is rich in alpha and beta carotenoid pigments. Carotenoids in crustaceans are frequently linked to protein molecules, and may be blue or green!!!... After being digested, the carotenoid pigments dissolve in fats and are deposited in the growing feathers, mostly becoming orange or pink" IN THIS CASE- GREEN!!

Free Crochet Patterns and Designs by LisaAuch: How to Crochet a Bird Pattern {Free Crochet Bird Pattern)

How to Crochet a Bird Pattern {Free Crochet Bird Pattern)

A Crochet Bird Tutorial by LisaAuch When a dear friend of mine from Winged Friends asked me If I had or knew of where she could find crochet bird patterns, little did I know what journey I would go on. I searched high and low for a general bird pattern, after several attempts at some patterns I decided there was indeed a need for me to create my very own bird crochet pattern. The pattern is very flexible and I have used different yarns and hook sizes 2.50mm-3.05mm UK / C or D US, each giving…

~~Bee Eater | Bee-eaters are gregarious. They form colonies by nesting in burrows tunnelled into the side of sandy banks, such as those that have collapsed on the edges of rivers~~                                                                                                                                                      More

Bee-eater

~~Bee Eater | Bee-eaters are gregarious. They form colonies by nesting in burrows tunnelled into the side of sandy banks, such as those that have collapsed on the edges of rivers~~ More

Quetzal

The Resplendent Quetzal is one of Guatemala's well-known symbols.

Fairy Wrens

chestnut headed bee-eater

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Birds of Colombia - Thursday April 18 in SF - Golden Gate Audubon Society

Join us this Thursday April 18th for a photographic tour of Colombia and its birdlife, along with information on the country’s geography, cuisine, culture, and people. Our monthly Speaker Series will feature Colombian birding guide Christopher Calonje, sharing images and stories from the country with the world’s longest list of birds, now over 1,890 species (more than ... Read more

The green honeycreeper (Chlorophanes spiza) is a small bird in the tanager family. It is found in the tropical New World from southern Mexico south to Brazil, and on Trinidad. - [someone else's caption]

Green Honeycreeper

The green honeycreeper (Chlorophanes spiza) is a small bird in the tanager family. It is found in the tropical New World from southern Mexico south to Brazil, and on Trinidad. - [someone else's caption]

Green Catbird, Ailuroedus crassirostris:  Australia's subtropical east coast. photo: Gerard Satherley.

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Green Catbird, Ailuroedus crassirostris: Australia's subtropical east coast. photo: Gerard Satherley.

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