Baby pictures

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How many chicks are in this photo?

How many chicks are in this photo?

Do you see the third?

Do you see the third?

Hint: look at the top egg...

Hint: look at the top egg…

YARY

Nestling YARY

KAMY's bare "baby belly"

Nestling KAMY’s bare “baby belly”

Notice how KLAY's wing feathers are almost completely still in their sheaths

Notice how nestling KLAY’s wing feathers are almost completely still in their sheaths

Siblings

Nestling siblings

R-A-

Nestling R-A-

Fledgling --A-

Fledgling –A-

Fledgling BABE

Fledgling BABE

BABE's wing feathers are mostly out of their sheaths

BABE’s wing feathers are mostly out of their sheaths

Older fledgling KEAR

Older fledgling KEAR. The yellow at the edge of the bill is almost gone.

KEAR's sibling RONA

KEAR’s sibling RONA

RONA being released. After this was taken, she found her parents and was fed.

RONA being released. After this was taken, she called to her parents and was fed.

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3 thoughts on “Baby pictures

    • We don’t band them unless their legs have reached adult size. They get fully-grown legs before they fledge; they need those legs to run around after fledging, since they can’t fly when they first leave the nest.

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