Birds’ colorful plumage have a host of cultural and religious beliefs, and mythological symbolism woven into their feathers. In Native American symbolism, feathers signify honor, they carry energy are a gift from the sky and the seas. In Hindu Mythology, Krishna is always adorned with a bright peacock feather, symbol of chastity and pure conception.
Symbolism or not, birds’ feathers are exquisitely beautiful, a work of perfection. Use this infographic to identify the plumage of 60 magnificent birds that sail the American skies. Whether bird-watching or on a nature trail, you’ll enjoy identifying each one.
60 Tail Feathers of North American Birds:
Infographic by – Alan’s Factory Outlet