Veery in Barberry (image) Wiley Caption Study results suggest that nesting veeries (Catharus fuscescens, pictured above) and ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapilla) may eavesdrop on chipmunk calls and use this information to assess their spatial heterogeneity, and hence predation risk, in order to find safe locations to build their nests. Credit Copyright Quinn Emmering. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.