Inca Dove
Columbina inca
(L 8.25" WS 11" Wt 1.6 oz)
Despite its name...has never lived
in areas of the Inca Empire.
     Estero Llano Grande State Park
Doves build practically
the worst nests of any
bird there is. They put a
few sticks in the branch
of a tree and that‘s it.
It’s horrible.
          (Doug Bowman)
Edinburg Scenic
Wetlands, Texas