- Published in issue 7/1997 on page 84
It is quite common in certain areas that from time to time a flight of starlings comes down into a tree. Sometimes there are so many that the tree bends under their weight. And, of course, the amount of droppings below the tree does not do your garden (or your cat) much good. The scarecrow tells these birds in an environment-friendly as well as birdfriendly way to go elsewhere.