We’ve been seeing lots of bird nests at Sylvan Prairie this week.

Eastern Meadowlark - under grasses

Eastern Meadowlark – a woven nest on the ground, under a grass roof

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Red-winged Blackbird – woven onto cattails, about 3 feet off the ground

KilldeerNest SPP 2012-04-25

Killdeer Nest – on the ground, in the open