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Dave Bevan / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) descending down a wooden electricity pole, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, June.
Dave Bevan / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) flying to a nest hole in an electricty pole and feeding chick, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, June.
David Tipling / Flock of Rooks (Corvus frugilegus) sitting on telephone wires, at pre-roost gathering in winter, Buckenham, Norfolk, England
Stephen Dalton / Greater kestrel (Falco rupicoloides) perched on telegraph pole, South Africa
Ashley Cooper / A raised boardwalk through low lying raised bog, Rusland Moss National Nature Reserve, Rusland Valley, South Cumbria, UK. August, 2020.
Ashley Cooper / Coastal road cut off by storm surge flooding, Walney Island, Cumbria, Irish Sea, UK. August, 2020.
Richard Du Toit / Whitebacked vulture (Gyps africanus) perched on telephone pole, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Richard Du Toit / Forest buzzard (Buteo trizonatus) Montagu Pass, Western Cape Province, South Africa.
Dave Bevan / Male Great spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopos major) drumming on an electricty pole, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK, June.
Juan Carlos Munoz / Cables and telegraph pole with building in background, Kathmandu City, Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. February 2018.
Ann & Steve Toon / Sociable weaver (Philetairus socius) nest on telegraph pole, Northern Cape, South Africa.
Doug Perrine / Lava from Kilauea Volcano erupts from a fissure on Pohoiki Road, near Pahoa, Puna District, Hawaii. Downed power poles and guy wires are embedded in the front of the lava flow as it pushes along the s...