Nature in the cities - Nature seen through the human eye 4/7

Challenge #5 in the Nature seen through the human eye series. Hosted by Benfr69.
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This is the fourth challenge in the "Nature seen through the human eye" series. Our concrete jungles are filled with small havens of green. Parks and trees. Inspiration is everywhere. ( I do apologize to everybody for having been absent this long, but I had a severe health condition which took a year to heal. Thank you for your understanding )
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Birding in urbania
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A Brown Shrike. these birds migrate to eastern and north India every year in fall all the way from north Asia. Even within the city (this was in Kolkata, India) they adapt and chose prefrred perches to which they come back, year after year.
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Submitted: Thursday, 15th March, 2012 09:20 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 5th January, 2011
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/160 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 400
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