21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Breakfast for Hungry Starling Chicks

Each year starlings nest in a wall vent near our patio. Here a female starling is bringing a caterpillar to her two anxious chicks.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Shreveport, Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Jim Mitchell