Wednesday, November 10, 2010
The birds are done nesting, and with all the leaves down,
I can see the nests they've left behind.
Some are neat and tidy, held securely together by mud.
Others are little more than a pile of sticks.
Checking the bluebird house reveals its nest.
I've found nests that are hidden on the ground.
And seen all types materials used, such as this balloon string.
Horsehair seems to be a popular choice.
This one is a favorite, since the maker used hair from all 3 of my horses.
This one seems to be made with cattail down.
And I've found a different kind of nest too,