What do flamingos make their nests out of?
mud and straw
1 person found this useful
Hornets make their nests out of chewed paper products or wood chipscombined with hornet saliva. A hornet's nest has the appearance ofan upside down tear-shaped ball. Nests are utilized only for oneseason.
You dont make the box u take a regular box and u cut it so the parakeets can fit in it dont make it too big or too small
Absolutely nothing. She is doing exactly what she should be. She will have her babies in the next couple of days! The best thing you can do is try not to worry!
I had a liter of rabbits and when the mother was making a nest she pulled out her hair and tried to get my hair. Also she used hay that I gave her. You can get hay in almost every petstore where they sell rabbits.
Several birds are considered ground dwelling species. Birds thatmake their nest on the ground include game birds, shore birds,waterfowl, and song birds.
It depends on the species. The Fairy penguin, or Little penguin, which is found along some of Australia's southern shores, lives in burrows in the sand dunes along the shoreline when it is not out hunting in the sea during the day. These birds return every night to their burrows. The Emperor p…enguin, on the other hand, has no fixed nesting site, while the Gentoo penguin is different again, making a nest on the ground out of stones, sticks, grass, feathers, or almost any materials it finds. (MORE)
They gather grass and stuff together, pile it up, scoop out the middle, pull out some down and lay their eggs
Rabbits usually make their nest somewhere it is dark, quiet, away from activity, and safe from harm. Pet rabbits can use a small cardboard or wooden box. Wild rabbits dig burrows underground and often make their nests in a stopped up room at the end of a tunnel.
they cut off twigs, branches,leaves of trees with their claws. With spit, mud, and twigs... that is easy
it is shrimp since shrimp is pink and also other pink pigments . flamingos are born white!!
The sound made by a flamingo is not nearly as beautiful as their appearance. It is one that is difficult to describe. It sounds something like a warbling squack.
Flamboyance means bold, brilliant, showy, which describes how flamingos can look. A group of flamingos is called a flock.
First you gather some bendy twigs, feathers and moss. . Next you weave the bendy twigs in to a half circle. . Whilst your weaving the twigs weave some feathers too. . After your finished weaving put some moss in too it not to much. . Last of all put it in a tree and wait record your answers on p…aper. Have fun making! (MORE)
no. If you love them so much get them in statue form for your yard.
yes, flamingos do build nests. If you go to a nearby zoo you'll see a LOT of flamingo nests.
Turtles are very timid animals , they wont make nests until u give them what they need , you need to put in some twigs and some straw , hay type stuff because of there feet they cant use anything too big , hope i helped :) and if u have a turtle i hope it makes a nest :)
What makes a flamingo pink is the food it eats like shrimp considering shrimp is a pinkish color and also other pigments they eat.
No they are almost continually on the move throughout their habitat. They don't lay eggs either.
Doe rabbits often have false pregnancies. If it has been over 30 days since you bred your rabbit and she built a nest but had no babies she had a false pregnancy. Next time you breed her let the buck 'hit' her 3 or 4 times. Then keep accurate records of due date. You can palpate your doe at 2 weeks …to see if she is pregnant. (MORE)
Normally in late winter or early spring in preparation for the spring/summer which is the best time to rear young.
Go to your nearest bird or pet store and get a nesting or breeding box then get some shredded material, pine not cedar! But this is only surface info please please go and find more information on nesting cockatiel websites.
Just about any type of box will do. You can use a crisp box or nappy box. Just make a hole big enough for her to go into and put it in the hutch. Put some sawdust and straw in it just as you would do in the hutch. She will add all the straw and fur that she needs, she makes the nest. We used an old …plastic stacking storage box, just turned it upside down and that's it. You can use anything as long as it gives her a private little corner to herself. (MORE)
Flamingos eat large quantities of shrimp. .....Not. They eat Spirulina -- a species of algae found only in a few lakes in Africa, the main one being Lake Tanganyika, which is the second- largest freshwater lake in the world. Spirulina has a HUGE amount of carotenoids in it (several versions of v…it A that make carrots have their orange color) which is why flamingos are pink. It is a very nutrient-dense food, and is one of the few foods that is considered to be 100% nutritionally complete. In other words, an animal can survive solely on spirulina -- and that is exactly what flamingos do. There's NO way the person who first answered this question could honestly mistake algae for shrimp...they are not even in the same Kingdom of living organism...my sincere recommendation: do not answer questions if you aren't sure of the answer. You might get someone in trouble. (MORE)
When a rabbit makes a nest to give birth in they pluck there neck fur and there tummy fur and mix it in with hay they make it in a little circle kinda like a birds nest and then once they give birth the rabbit will then put more of her belly and neck fur on top of the kits
Woodpeckers use sawdust or woodchips within their nests, as it provides them with protection. but if you place to much sawdust or too thick of ieces of woodchips in a woodpeckers house, if any nest in it, the fledgings are going to find it hard to breathe. many people belive that the drumming of a w…oodpecker, is to create their houses, but it is a way of communication. to incourage woodpeckers to nest, leave a woodpecker nest with woodchips about 1 inch thick. hope this helps! :) :) :) (MORE)
Sea turtles dig the sand with their flippers, lay 50-200 eggs, cover the hole up, and leave the eggs. I think land turtles are nearly the same, too.
Peacocks dont make their nest. they find a safe place on ground and hatch their eggs.
The male flamingo (a bird) has sex with the female, she lays an egg, and a short time later, the baby flamingo hatches from the egg.
A flamingo's nest is made of mud, stones, straw, feathers and may be as high as 12 inches.
Yes,it does and also other pigments because shrimp is pinkish so it turns flamingos pink they are originally white when they are born.
Weaver birds usually make their nest when they're looking for a mate. So in their juvenile years.
Kestrels will generally either find a hole to nest in - in a building or tree or cliff - or reuse the nests of other birds, for example crows. As far as I know they will never actually build a nest of their own from twigs and suchlike.
Garden mice make their homes pretty much anywhere they feel they won't be disturbed. Mice don't fear humans, they just don't trust them, so make a nest where they think a human won't go. Favourites are under sheds, or at the back of sheds if the shed is overloaded. Long grass that has abandoned item…s like large pieces of wood, old electrical goods, and of course, in the walls of our very houses. (MORE)
The male emu builds the nest before attracting a female. It scratches up grass, twigs, leaves and bark on the ground, in grasslands or open bushland. The nest measures between one and two metres wide, and the walls are about ten centimetres thick.
A cuckoo does not make a nest, a cuckoo will lay an egg in another birds nest, the other bird will then care for the egg and chick as if it was it's own.
Flamingos lay their eggs at the edge of the pond, lake or marsh that they are living in.They surround the eggs in mud,leaves and twigs.
types of penguins build nests, these may only be made up of a pile of rocks or scrapings or sometimes just hollows in the dirt. In the case of emperor penguins who do not build nests; males hold the egg on top of their feet under a fold of skin called a brood patch.
You will know when it is a bubble nest when the male makes a ton of bubbles at the surface. The male will go to the surface ant take a gulp of air,mix it with some saliva in his mouth that makes the bubble strong then blows the bubble. He will do this over and over until there are like 400 bubbles. …It means he is really happy or he wants a mate. (a female) (MORE)
Ospreys like to make dome shaped nests in urban areas or near the sea, but they are willing to live in a man-made artificial nest, too.
You can't make a nest in it silly! Knight of the dragon is made with a nest of eggs. If your a knight you go to the nest to turn into a dragon. (Cheats are possible on knight of the dragon, my name is Fire Don't forget it :P)
yes they do my brother and i even saw them do it when we 7 and went on school camp
No, the peacock has nothing to do with the nest or the young when they hatch. The peahen usually selects a safe area near a tree or under brush. There is no debris or nest material at all, she will actually clear the area and lay her eggs.
An eagle makes its nest on high heights. Ex. tops of trees, cliffs, tops of buildings, towers, etc.
cranes build their nests usually in on soft and thin ground to avoid tree predators
The nests are full of sperm where the flamingos have been masterbating over a sexy femal flamingo
The female Snowy Owl makes a shallow scrape with her talons on top of an elevated rise, mound, or boulder.
To make its nest, the kiwi digs a burrow or takes over a pre-existing burrow, often in slopes. The nest is then lined with grass, leaves and moss. The kiwi may camouflage the entrance by dragging leaves and sticks across, once they are inside.
it makes the use of feathers ,moss,sticks and straws to make the nest .it makes in the places like between branches of trees and other high places
Yes. Flamingos' pink coloration derives from pigments called carotenoids, which are the basis of red/pink/orange coloration in a variety of animals. These pigments cannot be generated by animals, but originate in photosynthetic organisms (plants, algae, some fungi and bacteria) and are then passed f…rom one species to the next via the food chain. There are 5 major carotenoids found in flamingos, coloring everything from their egg yolks and livers to their feathers and preen oil: echinenone, canthaxanthin, phoenicoxanthin, astaxanthin, and phoenicopterone. The 6 species of flamingos get their carotenoids from different sources, as a result of the fact that variations in bill morphology allow the birds to access and ingest different-sized prey items. These include diatoms, brine-shrimp, plant seeds, mollusk larvae, and, in particular, cyanobacteria such as Spirulina. Although these foods do not look pink on their own, they contain carotenoids that flamingos metabolize and express in their tissues. If you see pictures of young flamingos, you will notice that they are whitish-grey, rather than pink; you may also notice that there is quite a bit of color variation even among fully-grown adult birds. Depending on the species, flamingo juveniles do not start expressing their pink coloration until they are 2-4 years old; adults' pink coloration varies according to how many carotenoids they consume and how healthy they are. When flamingos were first held in captivity, keepers had a hard time maintaining the birds' pink color because they were stressed and not eating natural diets. Commercial food mixes were eventually developed, but not until keepers had tried a variety of other solutions (sometimes successful, sometimes not), including mixing carrot juice in with the flamingos' food and water. Sources: Kear, J., and Duplaix-Hall, N. 2010. Flamingos (Poyser Monographs). London: T and AD Poyser Books. Ogilvie, M.A., and Ogilvie, C. 1986. Flamingos. Stroud, UK: Sutton Publishing. (MORE)
Flamingos are not endagered they say they are but there not.But there numbers are dropping quite quiqly so that makes people say that there endagerd