An informative sign of the Oosterschelde national park. It is managed by the Natuurmonumenten and it's the largest national park in the Netherlands. Corvus monedula is a common crow family bird, the local subspecies is C.m.spermologus of western and central Europe. Cultural depictions : the princess Arne was bribed with gold by king Minos of Crete, and was punished for her greed by being transformed into an equally avaricious jackdaw, who still seeks shiny things. Czech superstition formerly held that if jackdaws are seen quarrelling, war will follow. The jackdaw was considered sacred in Welsh folklore as it nested in church steeples. Source : wiki;www.neeltjejans.nl/
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pajaran (45627) 2013-10-23 1:08
Interesantan i dobar tekst, sa datim podacima ...
Lep pogled na plakat ...
Dobra ostrina snimka, kontrast, elpe boje.
Dobar rad, lepo pokazan plakat sa cavkom.
Imajte lep i uspesan dan, sve najbolje.
An interesting and good text with the given data ...
Nice view of the poster ...
A good image sharpness, contrast, beautiful colors.
Good work, nice poster shown with jackdaws.
Have a great and successful day, all the best.
Kugart (1776) 2013-10-23 2:26
Attractive and colourful picture of the information board. It's good to have these information boards in places of interest that are visited by tourists giving facts and history of the area. Sometimes I photograph these to use the info when posting on TE at a later date .
All the best
Nicou (111529) 2013-10-23 2:52
je vais bientôt poser le niches ici pour les gentils oiseaux, sueprbe vue de cette pancarte qui incite à protéger les oiseaux, sueprbe.
Bravo et amitié
ikeharel (48491) 2013-10-23 3:41
Reading the sign, one can understand that a crow can write, and in diff. languages...
Nice spotted, info. is interesting, and good colors applied on picture.
jhm (132000) 2013-10-23 4:03
These type birds are our destruction they steal all our little fledglings.
A nice advertisement for this small work island, 50km of my home.
Composition and presentation make this picture excellent.
Very well done, TFS.
holmertz (34775) 2013-10-23 10:13
Opening this photo gave me some surprise. I didn't notice it was a photo of a sign. It's a funny idea and a well designe information sign.
Noel_Byrne (17397) 2013-10-24 5:12
I know these birds well, anda beautiful species. As much as some say they are evil, I find them quite a cool animal. In my local petrol station, they have come to recognize my car now from me giving them food, and as soon as I pull in and park, a bunch of them cover to me and start squawking, looking for treats! Nice to learn more about them from your capture and notes.
All the best
mohammad_H (8168) 2013-10-24 21:58
محیط زیست و نگهداری و حفظ ان، فرهنگ عمومی و ترویج زیبا شناسی
نگاه خوب شما به زیست شناسی
jmdias (50405) 2013-10-25 0:21
curious information in the note, it would be nice to see an image the bird itself.
ChrisJ (93442) 2013-10-26 2:50
When you have a lot of information which ıs difficult to remember as depicted here, then a photograph is a good and quick way to record it. İ sometimes do the same. Good sharpness which is critical for text. Even lighting and good use of a shallow dof. Tfs!