Category Archives: Black-capped Chickadee

Black-Capped Chickadee Brood 5-22-2016

These guys should be getting pretty close to fledging.    If you look closely at the bottom of the picture, you can see that there was at least one egg that did not hatch.    Black-capped Chickadees generally only have … Continue reading

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Black-capped Chickadee Box 140-2 First Attempt 2010

This is a slant box.   Similar to a Peterson, but smaller.    It has an oval entrance hole and a noel guard on the front.     This picture was taken on March 31rst as our last snow of … Continue reading

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Chickadee sitting on unhatched eggs Box 20-1

I have a black-capped chickadee that is still sitting on eggs  roughly 4o days after the first egg was laid.    I know she is still sitting on them because she flies out of the box every time I monitor … Continue reading

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