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Douglas Wipf

Rutland, MA, USA


Black-capped Chickadees evicted by House Wrens. Wrens constructing a nest on top of the mossy chickadee nest.


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House Wren Takeover

House Wren Takeover of Black-capped Chickadee Nest

Recent Comments (2)

  • Robyn Bailey says:

    I had a chickadee nest that was recently taken over by a pair of Tree Swallows. I feel bad for the chickadees, but that’s nature.

  • Andrew says:

    I had a House Wren do the same thing to my Titmouse nest two years in a row!

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