Dec 062013
 
Mourning Dove - Neighbors

These Mourning Doves were photographed in a Carrollton subdivision. Mourning Doves are our most common dove, and there was a time when they might be the only dove you would ever see in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. But things have changed over the last 10 to 15 years. Sometime during that period both White-winged Doves

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Nov 042012
 
White-winged Dove - Early Morning

White-winged Doves observed in Corinth, Texas. This is what Wikipedia has to say about White-winged Doves: The White-winged Dove (Zenaida asiatica) is a dove whose native range extends from the south-western USA through Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean. In recent years with increasing urbanization and backyard feeding, it has expanded throughout Texas and into

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Jun 162012
 
White-winged Dove - Nest Building Materials

I photographed this White-winged Dove in Richardson, Texas. When I first saw the dove, he was perched on a power line. After just a moment he flew down to a small grassy area where he began looking for nesting materials. The dove spent a good deal of the time on the ground searching for suitable

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