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Old 03-06-2020, 12:55 PM   #1
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Default Nest?

I hate to see this made solely from man-made fibers, but I am happy if something was successful in raising a brood.

Any idea what kind of bird it was? This was attached to mugwort (one of my nemeses).

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Old 03-22-2020, 10:02 PM   #2
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I don’t know what kind of nest it is. Is it possible it blew down from a tree? Building it on mugwort seems so unstable and low to me. But I’m not a bird r a bird expert. We get trash nests similar to that here in NYC from the house sparrows. Those blue tarps make the long filaments like in your nest.
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