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2020 Ishikawajima Park "bird in transit" Kyoto girl snipes

 2020 Ishikawajima Park "bird in transit" Kyoto girl snipes

 Cancellation of emergency declaration based on special measures law of new coronavirus measures is canceled, and Tokyo and 3 prefectures of metropolitan area present aspect of prolongation, but small walk that we avoid 3 dense o of sealing, crowd, closeness is one of the changes around home while we did it this way. Walk of waterside maintained as "water park" facing Sumida River in particular feels ease in heart. We are united with open space accessible to anyone, and hydrophilicity is found by adoption of supermarket dike to be able to come in contact with water, and Ishikawajima Park located to the east from Sumida River along the Sumida River group River which we divided (Harumi Canal) in the Eitai Bridge downstream is oasis of inhabitants of neighborhood.

We can meet figure which Kyoto girl snipe (ruddy turnstone) moves around with a rustling sound, and is doing saie when we look hard at rocky place and building a breakwater of the water's edge at the time of this season, ebb tide. Origin of the name is dark reddish-brown·Black·It is said that we likened feather to elegance dressed in kimono of Kyoto girl in unique summer of white irregularity design. As for the feather, dark reddish-brown is light in female summer, and eclipse plumage and young bird are quiet with color of grayish brown. Neck and bill, foot (orange) are shortish for snipes.                       In the summer, it spreads in tundra zone in northern Northern Hemisphere and, in the winter season, we cross in the Southern Hemisphere and it is said that we winter and comes flying as bird in transit as way station in Japan in spring and autumn and is observed in tideland, the shore, rice field. We upset soul of pebble and lump of clay, shellfish piece, seaweed with bill and have habit to move, and to arrest the small animal lying hidden below.