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Old 06-24-2024, 06:39 PM   #1
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Wren

I leave my garage windows open this time of year for the wrens,,, this year they built two nests.
I noticed one of the nest had been destroyed, figured chipmunk or squirrel….
I could hear the chicks chirping in the other one this evening while I was in the garage…
In comes a Falcon ( my guess ) doing mark five , circled twice and I thought he was going to take my head off… LOL Wicked cool..

I think that explains why some days my bird feeder gets no visitors…

Also, try Merlin Bird ID , really cool app… picked up 14 species the other evening….
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Old 06-24-2024, 07:00 PM   #2
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I leave my garage windows open this time of year for the wrens,,, this year they built two nests.
I noticed one of the nest had been destroyed, figured chipmunk or squirrel….
I could hear the chicks chirping in the other one this evening while I was in the garage…
In comes a Falcon ( my guess ) doing mark five , circled twice and I thought he was going to take my head off… LOL Wicked cool..

I think that explains why some days my bird feeder gets no visitors…

Also, try Merlin Bird ID , really cool app… picked up 14 species the other evening….
Awesome app. Use it all the time.

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Old 06-24-2024, 08:14 PM   #3
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Thats awesome !
I have merlin in my phone. If i remember right i have id’d about 60 different birds in my 3 acres of woods and meadows
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Downloaded - now I will find out what bastard wakes me up in the morning

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Old 06-25-2024, 07:41 AM   #5
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Goofy birds the Carolina wren. Like to nest too close to the ground and always at risk of predators. If you hear one please refer it as Jake.
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Old 06-25-2024, 01:18 PM   #6
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Downloaded - now I will find out what bastard wakes me up in the morning
Count yourself lucky. Over here, at this time of the year, they never shut up.

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Cat birds have entered the chat….
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We always have wren nesting and enjoy their antics, but a local cooper hawk keeps thinning our dozens of varieties birds. If not the hawk, the mocking birds are always harassing the other birds.
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