A-Z Archive: B Challenge

Birds are feathered, winged, bipedal, endothermic (warm-blooded), egg-laying, vertebrate animals. With around 10,000 living species which inhabit ecosystems across the globe.

A-Z Archive: B Challenge

Bathing is the washing or cleansing of the body in a fluid, usually water or an aqueous solution. It may be practised for personal hygiene, religious ritual or therapeutic purposes or as a recreational activity.

Bathing can take place in any situation where there is water. It can take place in a bathtub or shower, or it can be in a river, lake, water hole, pool or the sea, or any other water receptacle.

A-Z Archive: B Challenge

A Birdbath is an artificial “puddle” or small shallow pond, created with a water filled basin, for birds to bathe and ‘cool off’ in, and drink from.  A bird bath can be a garden ornament, small reflecting pool, outdoor sculpture, and part of creating a vital wildlife garden.

A birdbath is an attraction for many different species of birds to visit gardens, especially during the summer and drought periods. Birdbaths that provide a reliable source of water year round add to the popularity and “micro-habitat” support

A-Z Archive: B Challenge

Watching the Birds Bathing in the Birdbath is a very relaxing way to enjoy a morning cup of coffee or an afternoon cup of tea…

This beautiful fountain inspired us to set up our own bird feeding and bathing area amongst a little grove of trees just outside of our kitchen window.  The birds gather there almost every day giving us hours of entertainment. 

Photographs:  personally taken in Jackson Square, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Definitions for Bird, Bathing and Birdbath from Wikipedia

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22 responses to “A-Z Archive: B Challenge

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  3. Lovely shots of ‘Sparrers’ enjoying a bath – those these are cleaarly not ‘Cockney’ ones! 🙂

  4. Great shots and I like this challenge.

  5. wonderful to see them splashing around. 😀

  6. love the Birds Bathing in the Birdbath! Especially the second photo! 🙂

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  8. Love watching the birds bathing and all the splashing going on. I like how you captured all that movement.

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