Sunday, 22 January 2012

Aiming fish

Spotted Redshank was sweeping around small pond through opening its bill.

Surprisingly, it ate many small fish. In general, warblers eat benthos. It was my first time to see its feeding of fish. 

  Common Tern at shore.

Ishikari Hokkaido. 11th/Sep/2011.

1 comment:

  1. Interesting behavior! Didn't know that they can catch fish with that kind of bill.