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Top 3 Signs Birds Are Nesting Nearby

Observing birds at the nest is one of the most rewarding aspects of bird watching (along with contributing to science), but there is a skill to finding these hidden treasures. This spring, we’ve gathered our best clues to help you get in on the fun and find nests before the chicks fledge. NestWatch project leader Robyn Bailey shares her top three clues that a bird is nesting nearby.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell Lab of Ornithology