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Sunday, 16 November 2014

Dove Nest

Dove Nest


24 comments:

  1. What a lovely photo. Very serene! #MySundayPhoto

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  2. Great shot, It always feels like finding a secret when you find a nest doesn't it? (or is that just me?)

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    1. It's a spotted turtle dove nest from last year, we got to watch her raise 2 sets of babies. She came back this year but she was too early for the leaves to have grown back on our mulberry tree. So it was all empty when I took this shot.

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  3. What a great shot, I love finding birds nests hidden around the farm.

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  4. Cute! So nice to see nest. Great capture =) #mysundayphoto

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    1. Thanks Pixiedusk I've been keeping my eye on it for ages so I could get a shot.

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  5. Great shot, lovely to see it so hidden away.

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    1. She chose a really lovely spot and it made it really easy for her chicks to get on a branch to learn to fly.

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  6. That's cool. Now the leaves are falling here, there are old nests everywhere!

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    1. How lovely! Autumn is still magical to me having grown up in the tropics where it's the dry or wet season. I never realised how all the leaves falling off would reveal the old nests until it happened in this tree. What a treat for you to get it every year.

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  7. This is such great shot, wonderful to see the nest, but I also love the light shining through the leaves x

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    1. Thank you Sara, I was concerned it would be too bright. It's always great to get confirmation that it turned out ok ;o)

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  8. What a great spot

    Thank you for linking up

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    1. No, thank you. I will be linking up every week!

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  9. How fabulous! Love how the nest is protected by the branches and the leaves. xx

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    1. She did a good job of picking her nesting spot didn't she? :o)

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  10. this is a wonderful shot. i love the architectural look of the branches and the nest. and the green leaves look so lovely.

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    1. I did wonder at her scaffolding choice when she had so many big strong branches to choose from.

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