36 Unusual Nests That Show How Adaptable And Clever Birds Are

Birds build nests to create a place of safety to lay and hatch their eggs. The fact that they are able to do this in even the strangest places just goes to show what incredibly adaptable creatures they are. And with deforestation and rapid urbanization, this ability to improvize gives them a real fighting chance at furthering their species. Indeed, you just won’t be able to help but admire their resilience with these very odd — and often ingenious — nests.


#1. An old lamp.


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#2. An ashtray.


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#3. An old plane.


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#4. On somebody’s porch.


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#5. An old car.


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#6. A goose… figurine.


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#7. A Christmas wreath.


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#8. An old shoe.


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#9. Another ashtray.


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#10. A flower pot.


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#11. A car’s windshield wiper.


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#12. A windchime.


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#13. A lamp post.


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#14. A window.


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#15. A bicycle basket.


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#16. A cake pan.


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#17. A frying pan.


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#18. A traffic light.


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#19. A golf shoe.


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#20. Between the window and bug net.


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#21. On string lights.


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#22. Gas grill.


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#23. Another old shoe.


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#24. A plant pot.


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#25. A statue.


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#26. A cigarette bin.


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#27. Right beside someone’s front door.


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#28. A planter in a restaurant.


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#29. A traffic cone.


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#30. On a CCTV camera.


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#31. An old teapot.


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#32. A car engine.


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#33. A truck tire.


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#34. In an exhaust pipe.


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#35. On top of a scare owl.


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#36. Inside a gauge panel.


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