Sales of wild bird food will presumably have received a boost last week as Britain’s birdwatchers stocked their feeders with fat balls, peanuts, sunflower hearts and nyjer seed in preparation for the RSPB’s Big Garden Bird Watch.
We’re betting that few of them tried attracting birds by putting out bananas! But then, who would be expecting tanagers, euphonias and chachalacas?
These photographs from our recent Avian Adventures tour in Colombia are all of birds that were looking to feed on Peter’s favourite fruit!
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