For over a decade people like you have helped scientists by collecting valuable data on the successes and failures of nesting birds.
It may seem counterintuitive, but some predators can be helpful neighbors for nesting birds.
Juncos are typically open-cup nesters, so imagine our surprise when a NestWatcher reported a junco in her birdhouse!
Stay tuned for more details next month about our upcoming photo contest, Home Tweet Home. The contest opens July 1.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL-0540185. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).