Stork

Stork

Storks are unusual birds. They belong to the group of wading birds. Their legs are long adapted to this and their fingers are slightly covered with a little membrane. Storks are strong birds. They weigh from 2 do 5kg. Rozpiętość skrzydeł dochodzi do 2m. They can traverse huge areas of land. They always come back to the country in the spring, in March to be exact. First the males come to the country, to renovate nests, which are made up of branches. Gniazdo bocianów jest tak duże, that often other small birds settle in its crevices. The stork's eggs are white. Parents protect the eggs and chicks well. They protect them from the sun with their wings, they drink the water brought in the beak and they feed. Storks feed on frogs, pasikonikami, mice, kretami, a także małymi zajączkami. According to beliefs, storks are birds that bring good luck.