Markus Varesvuo - Redstart feeding its young
Around the end of June, beginning of July is a busy time for Redstarts as they feed their hungry offspring. The young need a lot of insects to feed on in order to grow big fast enough in the short and relatively cold northern summer – soon it’s time to leave the nest, and embark on the autumn migration.
Location: Vaala, Finland
Tags: feeding, leppälintu, phoenicurus phoenicurus, redstart