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See our factsheet below for more information about the purple-crested Turaco (formerly known as the purple-crested Lourie).
Spring is in the air at Umkhumbi Lodge. The birds are singing and soar through the air as they fly in search of nest building materials. One such bird is the Sunbird. Using spiderwebs to secure their nest materials the Sunbirds ensure that their eggs have the very best chance of survival.
In the video below you can observe the female sunbird adding grasses to her nest.