Date: 7/8/17 1:38 pm From: cbayona <cbayona...> Subject: Re: great loggerhead shrike video
A very nice and well done video, I posted a link on my Facebook page.
On 7/8/2017 3:05 PM, Jeffrey Short wrote: > > Wonderful! I forwarded it to a non-birder friend and he said his cat > was pawing at the screen. > > I like the way (at ~ 11 mins) the adult catches the fecal sac from the > just (over)fed young to remove it from the nest site. > > Jeff Short > > *From:*The Birds of Arkansas Discussion List > [mailto:<ARBIRD-L...>] *On Behalf Of *Ragupathy Kannan > *Sent:* Friday, July 07, 2017 10:59 AM > *To:* <ARBIRD-L...> > *Subject:* great loggerhead shrike video > > This is a phenomenal video of the Loggerhead Shrike, taken right here > in Arkansas (near Marion) by Larry McPherson. Includes some > apparently never filmed behaviors, like the bird removing the gut of a > grasshopper before eating, to avoid noxious chemicals. Also includes > wonderful footage of young practicing their impaling skills with > leaves. Our own Than Boves is mentioned in the acknowledgments. > > THE LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE <https://vimeo.com/205715193> > > > Text Box: > > > > > THE LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE > > "Larry McPherson's beautifully executed film on the activities and > vocalizations of a nesting pair of Loggerhead... > > Kannan > > Ft. Smith >