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nest box

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nesting box

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1. (Agriculture) a box in a henhouse in which domestic chickens lay eggs
2. (Environmental Science) a box designed as a nesting place for wild birds and positioned in a garden, park, or reserve to encourage them to breed there
Translations
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nest box

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And at last the solitary nestbox that I nailed to my garden fence several years ago seems to be attracting prospective residents.
The British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)'s National Nestbox Week, February 14-21, has a challenge for us.
Build your own nestbox, RSPB Conwy, Llandudno Junction The team will help you build a fantastic nestbox to take home for your garden.
Regarding interannual variation, the number of prey items per nestbox did not differ between years in the same nestboxes.
The nestbox method does not require handling of the animals, although if such handling is needed for the research, the animals are readily obtained (with the necessary permits).
5ft) with entrance holes of 120mm x 120mm (5ins x 5ins) into the chamber and from the chamber into the main nestbox.
In a collaboration between the RSPB and the British Fashion Council, a whole bunch of designers took on the brief to mark London Fashion Week and National Nestbox Week.
SUN: Nestbox making day, RSPB South Stack, 11am-4pm.
A carefully positioned nestbox may attract birds to nest in the garden.
If you're hoping to attract tits, sparrows or starlings, the RSPB advise putting up your nestbox in autumn, two to four metres up a tree or wall facing between north and east to avoid strong sunlight and the wettest winds.
com)-- West midlands based Nestbox Company Ltd have launched the Improved range of UK manufactured, FSC[R] certified bat boxes designed for UK indigenous species.
Deputy manager Emma Phillips has become Buffy's foster mum and keeps the hen in a luxury nestbox at the centre's chicken shed.