I went for a walk today and the sky was alive with the sound of cranes calling. Most photos were far away and not the best, but it is so worth the sight one sees in the sky
Common Crane (Grus grus)...
They were milling around a lot as there were several small groups, I suspect they were waiting for all to get together before moving on again.
and a little closer and in formation.
I also saw a starling, very far away and up quite high
Common starling (Sturnus vulgaris),
and a few wood pigeons in flight
Common wood pigeon (Columba palumbus)
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