photo series: Ghetto Birds - About pigeons: Ghetto Birds 1

Dozens of pigeons are sitting on a parking garage and waiting to be fed by activists of the 'Stadttaubenprojekt' in downtown Wiesbaden, capital of the German state of Hessen. The municipality in Wiesbaden build five pigeons houses within the last seven years. The number of pigeons that populate public places has since dropped magnificiently. In Germany only the cities of Augsburg, Aachen, Stuttgart and Wiesbaden have enough pigeon houses that helped them to lower the birds' population.
Ghetto Birds 1

Dozens of pigeons are sitting on a parking garage and waiting to be fed by activists of the 'Stadttaubenprojekt' in downtown Wiesbaden, capital of the German state of Hessen. The municipality in Wiesbaden build five pigeons houses within the last seven years. The number of pigeons that populate public places has since dropped magnificiently. In Germany only the cities of Augsburg, Aachen, Stuttgart and Wiesbaden have enough pigeon houses that helped them to lower the birds' population.