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Name three fundamental advantages that ground birds have over birds of flight immediately after hatching?

Plowboy says 2015-11-23 13:35:46 (CST)

1. Able to quickly forage for their own food.
2. No extended period when they are nest bound and helpless.
3. ???

3 years ago via Forums | Front Porch Forum

Kate V says 2015-11-23 14:33:23 (CST)

1- they have downy feathers covering them.
2- they can go up to 3 days without food, if necessary.
3- they are capable of feeding and drinking on their own.

3 years ago via Forums | Front Porch Forum says 2015-11-23 19:27:24 (CST)

They have excellent vision, mobility and the ability to feed themselves.

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JerryHicks says 2015-11-25 06:06:48 (CST)

1) Able to walk and run, 2) able to feed themselves, 3) protected with a body covering of down.

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