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Longtail tits.

Observed: 5th January 2010 By: Doug Coates
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

7, yes,7 Long-tailed tits all feeding at once.the one on the back of the fat feeder has lost its long tail feathers.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

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CathyJ's picture

So glad I've seen this photo

I have a pair of longtails nesting in a neighbours thick hedge that I can see from my bedroom window. They have been flying by my bird feeders and resting on the tree but have not yet eaten (as far as I know). I have similar feeders to yours and I hope that after they've checked it out they may be brave.