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NestWatch

Where Birds Come to Life

Help Measure Nature's Success

nests, clutches, broods, and fledglings

For over a decade people like you have helped scientists by collecting valuable data on the successes and failures of nesting birds.

Eastern Bluebird Nesting Attempts

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Got an Inconvenient Nest?

June 2018

Summer is the time for outdoor parties and nesting birds. What should you do if you find a nest being built in a less-than-ideal spot on your property?

Wild Capture From California

June 2018

While checking his Barn Owl nest boxes in California, Lee Pauser didn’t expect to find this animal resting on top of an occupied box!

NestWatcher Honored

June 2018

Last month NestWatcher Ken Godwin received a national award for his many years of work with Eastern Bluebirds.

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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).

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