From Audubon Society of Northern Virginia <[email protected]>
Subject Monday Nature Mystery
Date July 27, 2021 12:29 AM
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Can you guess what this is? Plus last week's answer and winner!

July 26, 2021

Monday Nature Mystery

We are pleased to announce the winner of our Monday Nature Mystery, Bari Greenfield! Please email us your snail mail address and preference for a hat or tote bag to: [email protected] (mailto:[email protected]?subject=Monday%20Nature%20Mystery%20Winner!)

Congratulations to Bari for correctly identifying the nest of a Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus) as our Monday Nature Mystery. According to Nests, Eggs, and Nestlings of North American Birds, their nests are constructed with vine bark, birch, grasses and rootlets. They bind them with webbing from spiders and caterpillars. Red-eyed Vireos lay 3-5 white eggs. Both parents incubate and raise the young which fledge about 12 days after hatching.

Last week's mystery: Nest of a Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus). Photo: Shawn McDonald

Each Monday we’ll post a new photo and identify the previous week’s winner. They’ll receive an ASNV hat or tote bag.

Here is this week’s mystery:

Be sure to post your answer on our Facebook page @AudubonVA ([link removed]) under the Monday Mystery not reply to this email with your guess!

Please remember to write the common name, being mindful of hyphens, uppercase and lowercase letters and always include the Latin name in parentheses. To learn more about bird names click here ([link removed]) .

Photo: Bill Young

Do you know who built this nest? Post your guess (please list both common name and Latin name) on our Facebook page @AudubonVA ([link removed]) under Monday Nature Mystery.

Good luck!

-Audubon Society of Northern Virginia

Please note that all entries are date and time-stamped. We review each correct answer to see who commented first. If someone 'likes' your comment, it would move it up on the list, making it look like the first post. Winners are limited to one prize every 90 days.


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