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Donna Barski

Arcade, NY, USA

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I just happened to see the last nestling making the decision to leave the nest. (I have only been nest watching two.) At first I saw the nestling (now fledgling) perched on the edge of the nest. The youngster was making lots of noise! I went back into the house for the camera. When I returned, he/she was perched on the ladder. I stood and watched this exciting sequence.

I feel like an empty-nester now – wondering how my two nestlings are doing out there in the big scary world.

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Open cup nests

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The Big Day!

To jump or not to jump? There is not much choice now!

One response to “The Big Day!”

  1. Robyn Bailey says:

    Good luck, little ones!

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