A murmuration of starlings

A murmuration of migrating starlings flies over the southern Israeli village of Tidhar, on February 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)

“When starlings flock together, wheeling and darting through the sky in tight, fluid formations,” it’s called a murmuration of starlings.

Here’s an English nature photographer’s video.

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  1. palisadesk says:

    Awesome! Thanks for sharing. I have two starlings who show up regularly at my bird feeder but could never have imagined a murmuration.