May 10, 2012
They Lose All Sense Of Fear - III
Yellow Vented Bulbul (pycnonotus goiavier) are wild birds. But in our farm, they will nest anywhere. Here's three hatchlings blown down from their nest on top of a 7 feet marcotted lemon tree. The nests of bulbuls are flimsy.
These birds are no longer transcient, but permanent residents of our farm. To turn your farm into a sanctuary, the rules are simple. Keep a few fruit trees for the birds. Never ever use chemicals; you not only kill some of the more sensitive ones, but you deprive them of insects for food. Never ever kill a single bird. That's it. In no time, your farm becomes a bird-watchers heaven.
Farm manager, Razaly putting the hatchlings back.
And secure the nest with a prop
Calling for mom after that harrowing experience
And All's Well Again At DQ Farm!