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Old Posted Jan 19, 2018, 5:17 PM
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The north west has so many squirrels, there’s so many nut trees. Longview Washington has a bridge for squirrels to cross a road

https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/9781
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Old Posted Jan 20, 2018, 8:33 AM
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Did you guys see this video of a rat preying on a pigeon?

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=suqVVums-sU
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You guys might have noticed, birds are greedy, dirty and tough creatures.
Some species may sound nice like a charm in the trees, they can be super harsh and cruel to one another, for survival.

And they wake you up at 4 am in spring and summer when they sing load.

I find it disturbing. Moreover, they bastards shit everything and won't care at all.
Heck, they're annoying. But they're still a plus in the trees as long as they spare buildings from their excreta, I'll admit.
Lol, cats are obsessed with them.
Birds are the only dinosaurs we have left after the asteroid hit. Show some respect--their distant grandpa was T Rex. Plus, imagine a world without birds or bird songs. Rachel Carson wrote a book about it decades ago..."Silent Spring", about how DDT & other pesticides were killing off birds and other wildlife. Some birds are very intelligent. Parrots of course, but also crows and magpies. Birds also starred in a Hitchcock movie.
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Old Posted Jan 21, 2018, 3:22 AM
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My city (London, Canada) doesn't have too many pigeons (there are some downtown) but we have a shitload of Canada Geese and Mallard Ducks. There's fucking billions of them (including in my pool).
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Old Posted Jan 21, 2018, 11:03 AM
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cleveland has much more than just seagulls.

they have what are at least locally known as gullnados.


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Old Posted Jan 21, 2018, 7:36 PM
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chicago definitely has seagulls.

Most famousy, the seagulls that descend on wrigely near the end of day games.
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Heck that's part of the fun of watching a Cubs game!!
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Old Posted Jan 22, 2018, 7:22 PM
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Boise has a #$@!-ton of Canadian geese, mallard ducks, hawks, owls, eagles and falcons. I honestly don't recall seeing pigeons, though I'm sure they do exist.

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Old Posted Jan 22, 2018, 11:53 PM
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The CBC did a very interesting program on pigeons on its prime time science program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4cw-Av2Pk4
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