The secretary bird is the only bird of prey who does more walking than flying, up to 20 miles a day. With very large, broad wings, secretary birds are also strong fliers and use thermal air currents to rise and soar. When hunting, they stamp on the ground
This piping plover may look like it has many legs, but it is taking its four newborns under its wing to keep them warm. Photographer Michael Milicia - Saw this same thing with a Killdeer mom ther other day. Made me smile!
And you thought you're having a Bad Hair day? ~ The Black Faced Spoonbill, Platalea minor is endangered, found on a few small rocky islands off the west coast of North Korea. These birds are are crepuscular eaters, using intertidal mudflats.