More Birding Trivia

Did you know?

Hummingbirds build neat woven nests, held together by spider webs.

Or

Some swifts build nests that are made almost entirely from the birds saliva, on the rocky surfaces inside caves. These nests are then harvested by man because they are the main ingredient in the delicacy ‘birds nest soup’.

Lastly

Honeyguides, found in Africa, have a wonderful working relationship with the Honeybadger. Honeyguides will lead the honeybadger to a bees nest, and once the badger has opened up the nest, the Honeyguides and honeybadger will then share the spoils.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.