Wildlife: Birds Nest Basket

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Here is a photo of a grapevine basket that I had placed in our garage. I was going to use it for something else. What a surprise to find that a mother bird decided to use it to build her nest!

This really surprised my hubby and me since there is so much activity in our garage. I hope that you can see that there are at least two eggs in the nest and the mother bird has over compensated the size of the nest and has a very small opening for her to go in and out.

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We are trying to steer clear of the basket in hopes that the bird will continue to sit on the nest and have babies soon. I will definitely put the basket up in a tree once the babies are finished using it so that it can be used again.

Source: Me: Amazed once again at the wonders of wildlife!

By Southeastgeorgiapeach from Jesup, GA

May 27, 20090 found this helpful

Thank you for posting this wonderful picture. Wildlife is indeed amazing!

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May 29, 20090 found this helpful

Beautiful find

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June 5, 20090 found this helpful

Seems like a lot of ThriftyFun posters really appreciate the loveliness of life. They notice the subtleties that take time and reflection to see. I enjoy reading the postings every day.

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