17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Happy Bird-day

Picture is of a bird nest with new-born hatched chick. Two Dove birds built a bird nest in the bushes in my front yard. I watched in amazement as she sat on her two eggs, thru the all the elements of climate, until the day of birth.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Mascoutah, Illinois, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot A800
Copyright: © Mara Elliott