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Fledged Magpies

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As I mentioned in my 05-02-2016 post (Magpie Nest), a black-billed magpie (Pica hudsonia)¬†pair built a large dome-shaped nest in a cottonwood tree near our house this year (Lookout CA – Modoc County). A few days ago two young magpies … Continue reading

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Magpie Nest

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At first, I thought a tangle of branches and twigs in a poplar near our house was litter that accumulated over the winter. However, every time I came near, black-billed magpies (Pica hudsonia)¬†flew away. We have a magpie nest!! Magpies … Continue reading

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