On the right side of the marina of Hasselt, Belgium the old industries are making place for new luxurious apartment buildings. The left side is in the process of being changed into a complete new centre with apartment buildings and shopping centre and everything that comes with it.
The next 24 hours would be critical for my mother they just told me at the time of this shot. She was at the hospital and the sun was setting when I went to my car on the parking lot when I saw these starlings perched on those lamps... No sound was heard... it felt like they were the gatekeepers...
Two of the 1500 left on earth (all in captivity). I was very happy to see them in very good health at the GaiaZoo in the Netherlands.
More on this breed you can find here on NG :