A procession of noisy hawks were flying over the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area when I arrived but by the time I could get the camera out all I had left to settle for was this Mourning Dove perched in one of the old oak trees in front of Audubon House. That is the way Mondays go sometimes.
A Mourning Dove perched amidst the branches of a dead tree at Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge. An example of the Refuge protecting even one of the most humblest of species. From the OspreyWatch project.