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Photos of Nightjar Eggs and Nestling in Britain

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#1 Tom Kellie

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 12:18 AM

https://uk.news.yaho...80.html#CTz6dlv

 

This article from Yahoo News includes photographs of the seldom seen Nightjar eggs and a hatchling near Hennock reservoir in Dartmoor, U.K..

 

The sighting and photographs were by U.K. police officer Joshua Marshall, a member of the British Trust for Ornithology.

 

Nightjars migrate from Africa to nest in Britain during the Summer, with an RSPB estimate of less than 5,000 breeding pairs. 

 

 







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