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Holly Faulkner

Ithaca, NY, USA

Description

Watched this Red-eyed Vireo and its mate bring pieces of grass and other plant matter to weave into the cup nest and shape it with their bodies.

Category

Open cup nests

Species

Red-eyed Vireo Builds A Nest

2 responses to “Red-eyed Vireo builds a nest”

  1. Dawson Smith says:

    looks like it is almost complete.

  2. Holly Faulkner, Project Assistant says:

    The nest does look more complete in this photo – when she flew away the nest appeared almost transparent. It’s amazing to see it being built!

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