The Watchful Bird…


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Our backyard honey bees face daily threats, not least of which are birds who sit on a fence by the hive and wait to pick off a bee that might fly by. Took this shot around 5 p.m. yesterday, about a half-hour past quitting time for these hard working bees. There wasn’t much traffic, so the birds left.

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Our four-level high hive faces a fence where birds often perch.

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