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By: yalitldevl (offline) on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 05:27 PM EST  
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2:26 pm
Pa up to turn the eggs and do some digging settles facing 5 o'clock

2:54 pm
Pa remains on the eggs same position


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By: terrytvgal (offline) on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 06:02 PM EST  
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3:00 pm
Adult (Pa per post above) calm and quiet incubating the eggs.


3:07 pm
Nest exchange. ma turned up from 2oclock with a swath of grass and dad exited from 7o'clock... not a peep from either of them.


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By: Anonymous: Birdsie () on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 06:04 PM EST  
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3:03 pm
Pa just got up to rearrange the eggs
shift in position
Now facing 9:00

3:07 pm
Ma flies in from 2:00
she wants to distribute straw.
Pa leaves
Ma takes a turn at incubating
facing 9:00

3:11 pm
Ma now facing 11:00
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By: terrytvgal (offline) on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 06:27 PM EST  
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3:25 pm
Ma is working to incorporate the grass she brought in into the nest, drawing it close to her chest .
facing about 11:30 at the moment
wind is ruffling her wing feathers.


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By: Anonymous: Birdsie () on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 06:45 PM EST  
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3:41 pm
Ma is facing 9:00
She is breathing with beak partly open
Rain and wind have stopped
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By: terrytvgal (offline) on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 07:20 PM EST  
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4:16 pm
ma is now facing 2oclock with a nice deep lip of grass around the bowl

she is up to check the eggs and repositions to face 6o'clock

Beautiful lip on the bowl as Ma checks the eggs
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4:18PM & 14seconds




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By: Anonymous: Birdsie () on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 07:40 PM EST  
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4:38 pm
Ma up to dig and arrange grass
The lip of nest is quite high and blocks the view of the eggs
It sounds like the rain may have started again
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By: terrytvgal (offline) on Thursday, March 11 2010 @ 08:05 PM EST  
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5:03PM
ma is up to check the eggs and have a wing shake
repositons facing 1oclock
fusses with the grass in front of her a bit.


5:09PM
ma up and repositions to face 10oclock
picks at grass again


5:27PM
Ma is still facing 10oclock
the rain has started again

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s'cap 5:34PM


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