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Bonnie Boex

Dillon, CO, USA


Tree Swallow pair enters Mountain Bluebird active nest of 6 nestlings


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Tree Swallow Pair Enters Mt Bluebird Active Nest

06/20/2018 - Tree Swallow entering Mt Bluebird nestbox with six(6) BB nestlings inside. Within seconds, the Tree Swallow exit-ed the nestbox with bird poop in its beak which it dropped in nearby meadow. A little nest cleanup.

3 responses to “Tree Swallow pair enters Mt Bluebird active nest”

  1. Micah says:

    Wow, Thats odd, Good photos.

  2. Paula says:

    It was nice of them to do a little cleaning up while they were there. 🙂

  3. Sadie says:

    The swallows always come after the bluebirds have started nesting in our boxes and kick the bluebirds out.

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