Young crow speared by barbed wire


Searching for white Cattle Egrets, I found this young crow in serious trouble trying to free itself from a barbed wire fence. With the bird held still in a towel, I used a Stanley knife to free it by making a small cut in its wing joint.

Cross Road, Dunoon, New South Wales

Nikon D2H, Nikkor 70–200mm, approximate 1/250, f8

by Richard Martin Jacka, New South Wales