Magpies raiding a blackbirds nest

I remember talking to someone last year who had  seen two blackbirds  trying  stop two magpies stealing the blackbirds’ eggs. The blackbirds failed.  The magpies  won.  The magpies took the blackbird eggs by raiding the nest If this happens every year unseen by us then is it any wonder that blackbird numbers are falling. Magpies have been raiding birds … Continue reading Magpies raiding a blackbirds nest