Behavior Nest Building Assignment

Bird / Nest Research Project

Growth, Development & Reproduction of Organisms



Create a one page report about your choice.


  1. Choose one bird that is tied to Kentucky either native or seasonal using the web site below.

  1. Supply picture(s) of your choice.


  1. Research the type of nest your choice builds.

Supply a picture of the nest.

  1. What does your choice build its nest from?
  2. Research why the bird builds it nest the way it does.
  3. Where does your choice build it nest?
  4. Why does your choice build its nest where it does?
  5. How many offspring does your choice produce at one time?
  6. How does your choice behave when trying to attract a mate?