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Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« on: February 19, 2013, 11:53:35 AM »
Offer is Gone

Hey all this guy was out in the yard froz stiff this mornin.

Beautiful plumage.  I am keepin the tail feathers!!

However, If anyone else wants the other plumage, Let me know ASAP
and I will pluck em out of the carcass bag em up and IF you agree to
pay shipping, Glad to send them to you....  PM format please....
I will Not be liable for any unknown microbial issues as a result of
the reciept of this plumage.  Don't know why he died, Poison? No gunshot wound....??
Offer can stand until 2-20-13 cause after that hes gettin stale

Wyoming Fish and Game was contacted and they did NOT want the carcass.  It was destined
to reside in the dead animal pit at the landfill so I thought maybe someone would want ....
http://www.health.wyo.gov/phsd/skeeter/deadbirds.html
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2013, 01:16:50 PM »
Pretty....

Is that a magpie? We don't get anything like that in this half of the country.
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2013, 03:48:28 PM »
Wow, those are beautiful feathers. Interesting that the body is black & white and the tail is, uh... awesome for lack of a better term. Hazel maybe?
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2013, 04:19:32 PM »
sure looks like a mag pie
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2013, 06:21:15 PM »
We don't get anything like that in this half of the country.
We do have wood ducks
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2013, 07:02:33 PM »
My friends that is turquoise in them feathers.

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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2013, 10:35:56 PM »
They are Irridescent green/aqua/blue/copper/violet/black like carnival glass!
Magpie is the correct entity...
Wood Ducks are here as well, they are another great to see plumage.
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2013, 05:57:46 AM »
Ooeee. Nice!


Mexican Pheasant
Ingredients:

    2 Cups Cooked Mexican Pheasant, Cut in 1 inch bites
    1 can Cream of Mushroom Soup
    1 can Cream of Chicken of Chicken Soup
    1/2 Jar Medium Salsa
    1 Cup Sour Cream
    2 Cup Monterey Jack/Cheddar Cheese
    1/2 Cup Onion Chopped
    1 Package Corn Tortillas cut in strips

Directions:

Combine pheasant, soups, onion, salsa, sour cream and 3/4 cheese. Layer mixture with tortilla strips. Top with remaining cheese. Bake for 30 minutes at 350 F (8 Servings)


Crap, wrong thread. ;)




Carnival glass!   ;D

Seems we in the west take regularly this bird for granted. 
It really is an amazingly beautiful corvid
and is commonly slapped with derision and lead across its range.

Cool that as you move south...they turn into magpie-jays.
This is my all-time favorite, although I never got to see one:



Black-throated Magpie jay




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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2013, 08:48:22 AM »
Magpie is the correct entity...

A black-billed magpie to be specific.
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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #9 on: February 21, 2013, 09:08:56 AM »
Ooeee. Nice!
Carnival glass!   ;D



Kinda like this pinnah... ::)

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Re: Fly Fisherpeople....tyers?? BEAUTIFUL
« Reply #10 on: February 21, 2013, 07:41:45 PM »
Ooeee. Nice!
Carnival glass!   ;D


Kinda like this pinnah... ::)


Vert!  Wow that is an exact likeness!  8)


Whatcha have planned for the tail feathers?

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« Reply #11 on: February 21, 2013, 11:04:35 PM »
Pinnah, I think that there is a styrofoam ball at Hobby Lobby,
I am going to just imbed them in that foam and orient them
like they are in the wild...and put em in the display case cause
man I DIG THE IRRIDESCENCE !!
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