Another link to photos of flicker moving eggs. 

Sent from a birding brain. 

Thana McGary
Mendon, VT

On May 26, 2014, at 5:08 PM, Martha McClintock <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> 1.  Is it our imagination or is the number of waterfowl really low this
> spring?
> 2. Today, we watched a flicker enter a nest cavity three times and leave
> carrying, what appeared, to be an egg.  What was the flicker doing...
> stealing another bird's eggs, moving the egg to a better nest site, or did
> we imagine what we saw?
> Martha and Bill
> Westford