Bird Life

Having a visit from our totally qualified and certified bird handler today we were able to take a peep at the content of some of our nestboxes.  Blue Tit and Flycatcher chicks:


The Flycatcher continues to be a bold and fascinating presence on the plot


Today he was witnessed exhibiting an interesting behaviour – peeping into Blue Tit nests


There is research on this – it is thought that is a migrant incomer he has not quite got his finger on the pulse of current gossip: state of food supplies, recent temperatures, and inspects other nests to see if it might be time to lay some eggs.

The Robins have been spending all their time trying to keep fledglings satisfied


Back and forth to the mealworm feeder making beelines back to the offspring.

Some birds are less shy


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