Bower-Birding: Curated Abundance

An article on birding here suggests that materials popular for building nests include: Twigs or sticks; Dead leaves; Grass clippings or dead grass; Yarn, string or thread; Human hair or animal fur; Feathers; Cattail fluff; Moss or lichen; Pine needles; Mud; Pebbles or small rocks; Spider web silk; Straw or other plant stems; Dental floss;…