Vulture Roost - Click To Enlarge

Vulture Roost

Turkey Vultures and Black Vultures are very common here. Much more so than New England. At first I looked at them with the same aversion as many people. Now, having seen them in the wild and up close I appreciate them as much as any other large bird.

Vulture Roost - Click To Enlarge
Vulture Roost – Click To Enlarge

Having no feathers on their head helps with cleanliness. As a scavenger the service they perform is very important, if not pleasant to think about.

Vulture Roost - Click To Enlarge
Vulture Roost – Click To Enlarge

When you get the chance just watch them fly. There are few other birds like them up there.

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