It can be hard to know how to react to finding a bird’s nest near your home. On the one hand, it’s probably kind of exciting! Witnessing nature running its course can be beautiful and inspiring. Plus, baby birds are cute! On the other hand, however, it can be intimidating and even a little scary. What are your responsibilities where this nest is concerned? Is it going to be a problem for you or your family? Should you move the nest to avoid future confrontations with a defensive mother bird? Here are the answers to these questions, and everything else you should know about the nest near your home.