May 8, 2001: Sitting Pretty
is incubating 4 eggs after building her nest about 10 feet up in a spruce
tree. Tree-nesting robins usually build their first nest of the year in
a spruce or pine, and virtually never in an oak or maple, though often
their second or third nest is in one of these trees.
Q. Can you list some ways that weather affects robin nest construction?
See the next Robin Nest Photo Lesson and discussion of today's questions.