YVP 26.10.11

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Neil Southworth
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YVP 26.10.11

Post by Neil Southworth » Wed Oct 26, 2011 7:44 pm

Top Lodge:- Grey Heron, Snipe
Lower Burgh Meadow:- Kestrel, Sparrowhawk, Cormorant 4 over, Skylark 2 over, Meadow Pipit 3, Red Admiral 2

Near Eddie's pond, a Blue Tit was inspecting a nest box when it was attacked by.....................a Wren!! :?

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Post by Eddie Langrish » Thu Oct 27, 2011 10:22 am

Hi Neil,
Seems like the Wren didn't like it roost being messed with.
Was it in the Tree Trunk nest box or a square nest box.

Thanks Eddie

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Post by Neil Southworth » Thu Oct 27, 2011 11:35 am

Hi Eddie,

It was a nest box on a tree trunk. I guessed the Wren must be using it for a roost. It just seemed amusing seeing a Wren attacking another bird!

Neil

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