"It is a sad thing to think that nature speaks and that mankind does not listen." -- Victor Hugo

Apr 22, 2021

Mourning Doves

A mother Mourning Dove and her two nestlings

A mother mourning dove and her two nestlings sitting in a nest on a branch of our acacia tree. Although the nest looked precariously perched and poorly constructed, it, and the family of doves, survived intact after several late-winter wind and rainstorms.