Archive Birdspotting

Balcony Birds III


It’s just a tiny flying dinosaur with feathers!

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Balcony Birds II


I think the Blackbirds have realized that my balcony is a very safe place to build a nest!

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Balcony Birds


They have literally taken over the balcony – they really built their nest in a secluded spot! Unfortunately I can’t take photos of it easily, but from time to time they buzz around the balcony looking slightly surprised that there’s a human living there too.

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Bird with Attitude


The Blackbirds are getting more and more bold these days!

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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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