Nesting Robin

nesting robinWe have lived in this house for sixteen Springs, but only in the last two has a robin’s nest been built in the identical location, where a gutter downspout meets my home. Last year we had three baby birds, and perhaps the same parents have again nested. Joy!

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      • Oh, still fascinating. This morning on my walk as I got back home I tried to capture a couple of egrets looking for worms in the grass…In the shade of the house I spotted blue jays mating right there, my jaw dropped, I quickly tried to catch the shot…they ruffled their feathers and flew away before I could. 😦
        This is a fabulous photograph, Mike!

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  1. For three years, robins nested on our deck, but they would attack us if we tried to come outside. So we encouraged them in subsequent years to nest a little further from our back door. We had four perfect blue eggs and three baby birds. It was adorable πŸ™‚

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