It’s been a couple of months since our budding bird watching students featured on BBC Wiltshire Radio. We’re still waiting and hoping to see the Blue Tits complete their nest and laying some eggs. In the mean time, Laura and Ryan recorded an update for BBC Wiltshire Radio programme Wild About Wiltshire last Sunday. You can hear it here;
Meanwhile it was a busy Easter for the Blue Tits in Box #1. The bedding for nest they had been building was seemingly not up to scratch as they removed it! In the days that followed it was rebuilt again. It was also observed how the Blue Tit building the nest was frequently tapping the sides and bottom of the box with its beak.
Below is a time lapse of the days this happened.