House martin colony in a sea cave

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House martin colony in a sea cave

Postby Wildlife and wildplaces » Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:57 pm

House martin in nest w_7961.JPG
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I was at the sea cliffs near Aberdeen to watch the seabirds which are busy nesting at the moment. But the highlight of my visit was finding a colony of house martins nesting in a cave - their natural nest site before we built house with eaves for them:

http://stuartrae.blogspot.co.uk/2017/06 ... house.html

So nice to see,

Stuart
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