Mariton: Nest Box Update

May 13, 2011

In the past week, two more pairs of Bluebirds have built nests.  The eggs in the established Bluebird nest hatched this week.  Now there are four little babies in the nest. 

Bluebird babies-Mariton

The three Chickadee nests now have 19 eggs.  One of the nests has eight eggs!  Here is a photo of a Chickadee nest with seven eggs.

Chickadee eggs - Mariton

Tree Swallows are beginning to nest in three different boxes.