Submitted 1 year 6 months ago by NM-Kestrel-Laura.
Help! My nest box is getting many ants! Is this normal or dangerous for the chicks (8 & 9 days old now). My video from overnight indicates they appeared sometime in the later afternoon yesterday and were in the box and very active since then.
In January I noticed some Kestrel activity around my nest box so I decided to take it down and change out the wood shavings. While taking it down an egg dropped out and broke. Not knowing what to do we changed out the nest material and put