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Chestnut-sided Warbler 2


Chestnut-sided Warbler 2
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Copyright: PETER TAMAS (sirianul) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 509] (3544)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-06-09
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon 1 D X, Canon 600mm f/4 II + Canon 1.4 III conve
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/1000 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-06-18 19:24
Viewed: 1677
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Chestnut-sided Warbler is a New World warbler. They breed in eastern North America and in southern Canada westwards to the Canadian Prairies. They also breed in the Great Lakes region and in the eastern USA. Wikipedia


Scientific name: Dendroica pensylvanica

Chestnut-sided Warblers are birds of new growth, not of mature forest. The settling and clearing and subsequent regrowth of eastern North America was a bonanza for these birds even as it was a disaster for many forest-dependent species. As forest reclaims many areas that had at one time been cleared for farming and the habitat becomes unsuitable for Chestnut-sided Warblers, their potential breeding areas shrink. They are in decline, but not precipitous decline. More of a danger are the areas that have been completely lost to development. Forest might eventually be logged or burned, leading to the early successional habitat that Dendroica pensylvanica likes, but developed land likely never will become appropriate habitat for them. Despite the lost of habitat BirdLife International lists the Chestnut-sided Warbler as a Species of Least Concern because of its large range and population. BirdLife International does, however, acknowledge that the population is decreasing but “the decline is not believed to be sufficiently rapid to approach the thresholds for Vulnerable.”


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  • Great 
  • aruntp Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 590 W: 1 N: 357] (5379)
  • [2013-06-18 23:20]

interestingly framed with artistic view. interesting species. good work.

  • Great 
  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2013-06-18 23:36]

Hi,
Fine image of this beautiful bird perched on lovely flowers...great capture, very artistic one. tfs.
nagraj.v

Hi,
This is classic image, real piece of art, I just loved it, almost like a painting, very well framed Peter,TFS
Shekar

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