About us: We own the Wild Birds Unlimited nature shop in East Lansing, Michigan,
a store that provides a wide variety of supplies to help you enjoy the birdwatching hobby.

This blog was created to answer frequently asked questions & to share nature stories and photographs.
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Friday, May 18, 2012

Photo Share: Northern Cardinal nest with eggs

- Clutch Size: 2–5 eggs
- Number of Broods: 1-2 broods
- Egg Length: 0.9–1.1 in
- Incubation Period: 11–13 days
- Nestling Period: 7–13 days
- Egg Description: Speckled egg that can be cream colored to greenish blue.
- Bird at hatching: Naked except for sparse tufts of grayish down, eyes closed, clumsy.

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1 comment:

Anet said...

Beautiful... like a piece of art.