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Blue Tit Nest Box Cam

This nest box is mounted on an Oak tree in my garden. It has had blue tits nesting in it for the many years. This is a specially designed nest box, with tiny lights inside which come on in the day and go off at night. There is a Hikvision mini dome camera mounted into the the box, at a slight angle, to give a more intimate view of the occupants.

Blue tit Timeline

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February 2021

Blue tits start to check out the nest box

Early March 2021

First bits of moss and grass appear in the nest box. Inspection visits increasing

Early April 2021

Starts to Lay

April 20th 2021

Incubation starts

Eggs due to hatch around the 5th May

May 3rd 2021

Eggs hatch!

May 23rd 2021

8 chicks successfully fledged

Blue Tit YouTube Playlist 

2020 Nest Box Footage from this location