Blue-grey Gnatcatcher – Nest

Q: I found this birds nest on the ground in my backyard in Newnan. Is it a hummingbird’s nest? Seems pretty big to be for a tiny little hummer?

A: I initially thought this was a hummingbird nest but astute birder Lisa S. says it is that of a blue-grey gnatcatcher. Check these links for supporting information.

Hummingbird Nests

Hummingbird Nest Facts

Blue-grey gnatcatcher nest pics:

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