Watch the birdie(s) — a welcome distraction during lockdown

If you’re a bird lover like I am (or even if you’re not and you’d like a lockdown distraction), there are live streams available of birds' nests around the country and around the world that you can watch to take your mind off any worries you may have.

You can have a bird’s eye view (sorry) of the nests, their occupants (including their chicks), and their activities.

Some live streams run only during the birds' breeding seasons. For example, the 379 Collins Street Falcons stream runs from August each…