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Yellow-rumped Thornbill

Yellow-rumped Thornbill (Image ID 46995)
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CommentFollowing the Black Summer bushfires in Gippsland I observed this Yellow-rumped Thornbill building its rather untidy nest in a pine tree. I am not sure if this was due to an inability to find more suitable habitat as a result of the devastating fires. I like that the bird is sharp with a catch light in its eye also that it is demonstrating its nest building skills.
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