In 2018, the first pair of grebes that spawned in Inokashira Park, Tokyo. I thought everything was going well , but just before the eggs hatched, the nest was washed away and the eggs sank. A month of hard work was wasted , but the pair did not give up and built a new nest in another place and successfully raised three chicks.
In this video, we introduce how the grebes struggle to raise their children.
The details of the grebes that appear in this video are also covered in the blog "Continued Grebe Observation Diary" .
"Continued, Raising Grebes" Part 1, Laying eggs for the first time this year
"Continued, raising grebes" part 2, building a nest
"Continued, raising grebes" Part 3, Eggs that are born smoothly
"Sequel to raising a grebe" Part 4, Marital Bonds
"Continued, raising grebes" Part 5, spot-billed duck chicks
"Continued, raising a grebe" Part 6, I thought it was going well
"Continued, raising grebes" Part 7, re-challenge!
"Continued, raising grebes" Part 10, Nest materials
"Sequel to Raising Grebes" Part 18, Baby Rush
"Continued, raising a grebe" Part 19, Dragonfly in a bad place
"Continued, raising a grebe" Part 23, The nest that has been swept away