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they can fly?p.s. that's the problem with this blog - you always learn something new all the time!I-)
Yep. They like to roost in trees just like turkeys. There was a study years back where someone cut off the tail feathers from some captive male peacocks and found that they're actually quite capable flyers when they don't have to deal with the massive drag their tails create.
Turkeys can fly?- Arthur Carlson
They must have a lot of lift to get all that color airborne.
Cool. I've seen peacocks running around the neighborhood, but it never occurred to me that they could fly.
I have seen turkeys roosting in trees -- but while showing my age a little --- http://youtu.be/ST01bZJPuE0
This is how I will from now on imagine dinosaurs and their kin.
From personal experience on more than one occasion, I can confirm that peafowl are the most evil creatures in the world. With the possible exception of sandhill cranes.