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A quail resting on a fence post in Missouri.

After driving around our rural neighborhood, we discovered a quail who was perched on a fence post- right next to a railroad track! It was quite comfortable letting me take photos of it and never flew off, even when we drove away.

TAGS: Missouri, Nature, Wildlife

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Benton City, Missouri, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Leslie Meyer.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2018
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 13, 2018, 6:01 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7200
Focal Length: 600mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Benton City, Missouri, United States of America