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Starlings

Observed: 12th May 2013 By: John PilkingtonJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in BirdsJohn Pilkington’s reputation in Birds
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Up to about 2 years ago, we had 12 regular Starling visitors, but then numbers declined to 2-3 occasional visitors, possibly co-inciding with repairs to eaves on several neighbouring houses.

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Nearby Nest

Over the past couple of days, 2 of these Starlings have paid many visits to the garden over very short periods, especially when Meal Worms were on offer. Noticed they were visiting a roof, two houses away, where 3 of the lower roof tiles were each sheltering very noisy and hungry youngsters - hopefully, they will make to adulthood and thus swell the numbers again.