Friday, October 3, 2014

Cactus Wren

The Cactus Wren is a large bird measuring up to 8 inches and laying from 4 to 6  eggs.  The Wren builds its nest in cactus, constructing a passageway inside to a feather-lined home and weaving cactus needles at the entrance to discourage visitors.

Photo: Paul Berquist

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