[tied] Terminology (Re: Piotr-)

From: tgpedersen
Message: 25485
Date: 2003-09-03

they enjoy universal sympathy and are completely
> synanthropic, always nesting on roofs, chimneys or specially
> poles (with lowercase p), and returning to them every spring. As
far as
> I know, it has "always" been so, and there's a tradititional
> against disturbing or harming storks. Destroying the nest of a pair
> storks would be comparable in its odiousness to shooting an
albatross. I
> wonder if this is something local or more widespread.

Same here, except we have only two or three mating pairs left.