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Katie Schroeder

Knotts Island, NC, United States


This photo was taken on 6/11/17 at Mackay Island NWR in Knotts Island, NC. This flycatcher pair has nested in a wood duck box, and used a snake skin to line the bottom. Four nestlings visible. I am not NestWatching the box. Other camera angles available.

Great Crested Flycatcher Nest In A Wood Duck Box

These flycatchers nested in a wood duck box with a snake skin!

One response to “Great Crested Flycatcher nest in a wood duck box”

  1. Kim says:

    Those birds are beautiful. I’m in Point Harbor, NC. We watch ospreys but love other birds as well. We have never seen Great Crested Flycatchers.

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