American Dipper

is commonly seen skimming over the surface of the river, then diving into the water for insects or small fish. It's about 7 inches long, and shaped like a wren. It's a year round resident in the entire canyon.

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Dow Williams

Dow Williams - Oct 11, 2010 11:58 pm - Voted 10/10

we have these in

Canada, I love watching them dive Liba

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Oct 12, 2010 12:05 am - Hasn't voted

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Thanks Dow... I spend about 20 min watching this one... it was lovely, and nobody was on the trail.

lcarreau

lcarreau - Oct 12, 2010 10:07 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: we have these in

American Dipper or Czech Dipper?

Is there difference ???

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Oct 12, 2010 10:18 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: we have these in

You tell me... you are part czech (=therefore my good friend :)

yatsek

yatsek - Oct 13, 2010 3:25 am - Voted 10/10

Re: we have these in

Moravian. :)

Liba Kopeckova

Liba Kopeckova - Oct 13, 2010 8:54 am - Hasn't voted

Re: we have these in

really? I guess I was not into bird watching back at home... just remember scaring birds away from our grapes (=wine) in the fall.
Thank you.

lcarreau

lcarreau - Oct 13, 2010 2:04 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: we have these in..

Can't you smell the pungent oder of
Moravian Sugar Cake baking in the kitchen..?

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