Goldfinch

Goldfinch

Observation - Goldfinch - UK and Ireland. Description: I accidentally found a nest in a roadside bank with 5 small eggs, about 20mm long, white/pale blue with fine brown speckling. Looking around, this was the only small bird I could see nearby. (I left the nest undisturbed and did not stay to see the bird

I accidentally found a nest in a roadside bank with 5 small eggs, about 20mm long, white/pale blue with fine brown speckling. Looking around, this was the only small bird I could see nearby. (I left the nest undisturbed and did not stay to see the bird return.)