Mountain Bluebird – An Unusual Take-off From The Nest Hole

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It’s surprisingly difficult to anticipate direction of take-off, even as birds leave the entrance to a nest cavity in a tree. […]

Bluebird vs Flicker – Conflict Over The Nest Cavity

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Tension has been high between several species at the nest cavity tree. When we arrived yesterday morning this male Northern Flicker was inside the cavity and he spent considerable time enlarging the interior but a pair of Mountain Bluebirds took strong exception to his presence. […]