Archive Birdspotting

Collecting the Nest


This is a bit blurry because this Blackbird was sitting in the Maple, but it shows very nicely how much nesting material they were lugging around a couple of days ago!

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Claiming the Balcony


The blackbird couple has pretty much taken over the balcony!

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Checking out the Neighbourhood II


The young Blackbird turns out to be an adult one that is looking for nesting material – they were all over my balcony today collecting twigs and leaves! I’m not sure where they set up digs, but it must be somwhere around the balconies.

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Checking out the Neighbourhood


A young blackbird was checking out my balcony today!

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Pigeons, the Next Generation


For a couple of weeks even during the cold snaps, there was a pigeon sitting in the hallway stone window bay – I almost thought it was injured, but it turned out it was breeding – and here’s the result!

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Pigeoning Around the Balcony III


I think it was laughing at me! :-)

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Pigeoning Around the Balcony II


“Does my butt look big from this angle?” :-)

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Pigeoning Around the Balcony


As usual, the wood pigeons are still occasionally goofing around the balcony.

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Migration 2018 #16


This is the last shot of the migrating birds… they flew for only one day!

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Migration 2018 #15

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