Photo: Stork Bird Nest Camargue

A large carnivorous bird with mainly white plumage with a fringe of black feathers along the edges of its wings, the White Stork will often build its nest high up on man-made platforms and power poles such as in this picture taken in the Camargue.

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Stork Bird Nest Camargue
Photo of a Stork bird in its nest
in the Camargue region of France.

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A chick and adult stork rest in their nest in the Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue of France. This is a large bird which belongs to the Ciconiidae family.

White Storks migrate to Africa during the European winter months but during the summer they return to Europe and build a large nest for their brood which usually consists of 4-7 eggs/chicks.

White Stork, Ciconia ciconia, in a nest with chick, Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue, Plaine de la Camargue, Camargue, Les Bouches du Rhone, Provence, France, Europe.

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/6.3, exposure time of 1/400 sec. on ISO 200, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 340mm.

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