Nest building of the Cape Wagtail (3 pictures)

It’s Winter but busy in our garden. Sunbirds (3 different species) warblers, mousebirds, starlings, pigeons and weavers, to name a few, moving around. In the grenadilla bush we have several bird species nesting every year. This time the Cape Wagtails are first to build their nest. Have a look.

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird

Lesser Double-Collared Sunbird. Nectarina chalybea. In Afrikaans: ‘Kleinvaalpenssuikerbekkie’. Translated: ‘Small Pale Belly Sugar Beak’. South Africans are very descriptive in name giving…