Red-browed Finch in nest

Here’s a little Red-browed Finch putting the finishing touches to its nest. While I was there, I saw both partners in action, although this video shows only one bird.

The Red-browed Finch I blogged about in September was reasonably close to this nest. It may even be the same bird!

Common name: Red-browed Finch

Scientific name: Neochmia temporalis

Approximate length: 12 cm

Date spotted: 29 November 2014

Season: Late spring

Location: Manly Dam Reserve, New South Wales, Australia

Latitude/longitude: 33°46’32.9″S 151°15’09.9″E


About Sarah Maddox

Technical writer, author and blogger in Sydney

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