Gulls and [Seaside] Crows feast on the abundance of clams living in our sandy beaches. When the find a morsel, they fly hi above and drop the hapless clam onto a hard surface, like rocks or pavement, cracking it’s shell so they can get at the meat inside. I always wonder how they can find their lunch after dropping it into a morass of similar sized and colored beach rocks, but they usually do. Better eyesight than mine.
This is the second BirdBlog post for today. Don’t overlook the first. See the link below. There is a Season