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Pied Flycatcher Nest

By Platchet
Pied Flycatchers hatching in one of our colony nest boxes. All the chicks are ringed under BTO licence which has proved some birds return to their birthplace after travelling thousands of miles on migration.

A record shot really but I thought it was worth sharing.

Tags: Chicks Hatching Wildlife and nature Nestboxes Pie Flycatcher

Voters: User_Removed, Silverzone, Daisymaye and 16 more

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Daisymaye 11 23 16 Canada
11 Jul 2011 1:53PM
A great shot, they really are all mouth............Sandy

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11 Jul 2011 2:22PM
Wonderful image of nature at it's best.

Alan_Coles 13 178 11 Wales
11 Jul 2011 2:29PM
Couldn't get over the colour of the eggs vivid.

That poor little might looking for food, the only thing he got coming was a
11 Jul 2011 3:03PM
Superb image, the eggs colour is amazing. Wonderful to see this.
johnjo58 9 2 5 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2011 6:22PM
Vic, thanks for charing this unusual photo

11 Jul 2011 7:19PM
Great capture!
tedtoop 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2011 7:25PM
It might be just a record shot for you, but for us, hey, fantastic.
Tynnwrlluniau Plus
10 112 38 Wales
11 Jul 2011 8:28PM
Bags of impact. Excellent.

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