Finishing touches

It’s wonderful to see evidence of breeding activity – in and out-of-town. In the home garden this Spotted Pardalote was busy gathering strands of bark from beside our wood heap, while in the bush Scarlet Robins are busy lining their nests in preparation for laying.

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Spotted Pardalote (male) gathering slivers of bark for nest lining, Newstead, 5th September 2015.

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Scarlet Robin (female) at nest site with lining material, Demo Track Muckleford State Forest, 6th September 2015.

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One response to “Finishing touches

  1. Exquisite photos Geoff. For such tiny creatures their industriousness and skill is magical.

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