Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Pigeons and Doves

The distinction between doves and pigeons seems to not be consistent. In everyday speech, dove frequently indicates a pigeon that is white or nearly white; some people use the terms dove and pigeon interchangeably. In contrast, in scientific and ornithological practice, dove tends to be used for smaller species and pigeon for larger ones, but … Continue reading Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Pigeons and Doves