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Winter Scenes in Forest Park....

It was lovely to see the sun's rays pouring through the snow-clouds:


sun through clouds fp 110210


The

CANADA GEESE

flew past in their usual formation:


canada geese fp 120210



and though I went looking for GREAT HORNED OWLS, I didn't find any, but this

BELTED KINGFISHER

sat high upon a tree, flying off with several screeches!


belted kingfisher 120210 fp


Today there was someone to take care of Biddles at home while I met a friend, Vandana, at the Visitors' Centre, and took her along on my (fruitless and bootless) amble in search of the owls!
Tags: birding, forest, nature, photography, scenery, st louis, us visit, wildlife, winter
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