Blackbirds Nesting.

blackbird city

Still quite misty today in County Mayo as we say “it’s a soft day” There are a number of different birds nesting in the garden and sheds at Haremoon Cottage.  This year we have two Swallow nests in the garage so that’s a no go area at the moment and three Blackbirds nests in far side of the turf shed.

The photo is not great but I do not like to go too near as it may disturb them.

“The blackbird closely sits upon her nest to hide her young brood from the rainy day.” John Clare.

mama bringing it home

Mum Blackbird is kept busy feeding her young she has a good catch of insects for her brood.


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