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Screech Owl or American Kestrel Nest Box. d+jIf+pRuv8ApKl/6p4q79GQ/wDUo3X/AElS/wDVPFXfoyH/AKlG6/6Spf8Aqnirv0ZD/wBSjdf9 HiqdYqpuKAnxZT+K4quDozMisCyU5KDuK7ioxVa5DLVSCOQG3iGAOKqd7/cr/wAZYf8Ak6mKusP9 Pro Tip: The woodpeckers will want to excavate the nest box just like they do when they are creating a cavity in a tree. 100% Pine shavings help insulate the eggs, and prevent them from rolling around in … AFftN/6TIP8Aqpirv8Z+T/8Aq/ab/wBJkH/VTFXf4z8n/wDV+03/AKTIP+qmKu/xn5P/AOr9pv8A Common and conspicuous in stands of saguaro, or giant cactus, it also lives in the trees along desert rivers, and is quick to move into towns and suburbs. Nest Box Instructions: 1. AAZ5P/6sOm/9IcH/AFTxV3+DPJ//AFYdN/6Q4P8Aqnirv8GeT/8Aqw6b/wBIcH/VPFXf4M8n/wDV Nestboxes are best put up during the autumn. Are you doing this activity as part of your W ild Challenge? It’s nearly the size of a crow, black with bold white stripes down the neck and a flaming-red crest. Step 2: Use a Hammer or Chisel to Hollow Out the Inside. 4bb/AIxJ/wARGKq5IAqTQDviqmZGZQyfCpKgEjcgkdB9PfFV/EdyT9JxVai1U/EQeTb1r+0fGuKr Inches Door opens down for easy packing of wood chips. Woodpeckers have chisel-like bill that is used for drilling of the trees when woodpecker searches for food or when it prepares its nest during the mating season. 256 ij/QawtLyPqfWK0407UI74qlPqfmB/vqw+9v+asVd6n5gf76sPvb/mrFXep+YH++rD72/wCasVTH Open-fronted boxes for robins and wrens need to be low down, below 2m, well hidden in vegetation. Wrens   |   Chickadees   |   Nuthatches   |  Woodpeckers   |   Robins & Platform Nesters, City Birds  |  Bluebirds  |  Swallows & Martins  |  Phoebes & Flycatchers  |  Raptors  |  Ducks. WWl5iZmpucnZ6fkqOkpaanqKmqq6ytrq+hEAAgIBAgMFBQQFBgQIAwNtAQACEQMEIRIxQQVRE2Ei Make a nest box. See a plan and cutting diagram for a similar flicker nest box. They excavate cavities from twenty to eighty feet high and will also nest in high mounted nest boxes. uF3Iij2/2I64qqstWAY1Jqfag8MVbk+yP9Zf+JDFV+KrI/sn/Wb/AIkcVXEVFDirSEkUPUGhxVdi BVpbyRI7LUdashO+Kpd+lNT/AOpstP8AkRH/ANU8Vd+lNT/6my0/5ER/9U8Vd+lNT/6my0/5ER/9 uuid:9e6e892c-de65-49f5-8274-af0fcd9663f8 5NL/AORf/NmKu/R/nT+TS/8AkX/zZirv0f50/k0v/kX/AM2Yq79H+dP5NL/5F/8ANmKu/R/nT+TS When constructing the box it may be recommended to create one or two ventilation openings in the floor and under the roof to improve ventilation inside the box to protect the eggs and nestlings from overheating on hot summer days. cQ3ocVV5o53QCOT03DKQx3FAwJBA49QKYq1a28kHqGSZpi7EryP2VqSF/HFURirRPbqfDFWqE9fu Xf7l/wDv3/wxV3+5f/v3/wAMVd/uX/79/wDDFUx0SC4uLwx6jHo8sPAkLZqrScqihoa7YqynFUl1 Mar 18, 2018 - Bird Houses & Nesting Box Woodworking Plan: Red-bellied Woodpeckers xmp.did:D0B9BB5C1287E01193C2CE0CC210BDDE 256 d/46nlz/ALaUn/dO1LFXeTP+UP0H/tm2f/JiPFU6xVTfof8AXX9a4qqYqsk+yP8AWX/iQxVcOp9j Building your own nestbox and watching a pair of birds raise a successful brood will bring pleasure to the whole family, and this book provides all you need to know to get started. You can build a platform that will be attractive to hummingbirds and also proved them with material to build their home. PviqgyzDn8S0LoV+E7D4K1+LfFVWkv8AMv8AwJ/5qxVa4koKstOS9j/MP8rFVXFXYq7FXYq7FXYq Take a … Visit the Northern Flicker, These beautifully colored birds make rows of holes in trees and return to feed on insects attracted to sap dripping from them with their long bushy tongue. 72.00 h8Xfi39cVcwahJoB4Dfviq8iopiqyYM0ToBUspUfMjFXMDVfDl0xVeRXFVknI8QFDEEHwGKuUMJD BnGBkTKhsfAUwdHhI0IVUmJy8TMkNEOCFpJTJaJjssIHc9I14kSDF1STCAkKGBkmNkUaJ2R0VTfy The smallest woodpecker in North America, common and widespread, although it avoids the arid southwest. 6X8xf9XvQ/8Akd/zbiqY6RN5mu7hJZL7TbuyR+MxtGZ26VoCEpXfxxVkmKpLrv8Ax1PLn/bSk/7p 7FXYq7FXYqk3mP616EP1X6jy5mv6QpwpT9ivfFWPf7l/+/f/AAxV3+5f/v3/AMMVd/uX/wC/f/DF Q/Qf+2bZ/wDJiPFU1uLdLmIwyVCkg1XY7EHb7sVQ8dhbW55JVirIByoQp2FVAA41B7bYquk0yzlm qkGjdDsD/XFV2KuxV2KpXrsGrTwxDSBbmQMS/wBaXkvGn7Ox3xVJP0f50/k0v/kX/wA2Yq79H+dP A front-sloping, hinged roof will shed rain and provide easy access for re-filling with sawdust or wood shavings next year. See the pileated woodpecker nest box page and view or print nest box plans. Inches knZCJJSpdlZhyKCi1ofDb3Gx2JxVUSCK2gWGFeCBwQNzuz8mO/iTirV7/cr/AMZYf+TqYq1Yt/oN There are many places where natural cavities or old woodpecker holes are limited. U8Vd/gzyf/1YdN/6Q4P+qeKu/wAGeT/+rDpv/SHB/wBU8Vd/gzyf/wBWHTf+kOD/AKp4q7/Bnk// Decide on the type of box that you want to make and then use a cutting plan, such as the ones provided in our handy PDF guide, to cut the wood and put it together. A completely FREE PDF with custom plans is in the Store. adobe:docid:indd:bf5f42d7-72b4-11e0-8628-9af7f1bf2f01 Making your own nest box is simple and rewarding. Last week we had some unusually windy days and on the final stormy day a pair of old rotten trees blew down over the stream at the bottom of the garden. 7FXYq7FUl13/AI6nlz/tpSf907UsVd5M/wCUP0H/ALZtn/yYjxVOsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVU2 KDowxVQ/wf5a/wCWCP73/wCasVd/g/y1/wAsEf3v/wA1Yq7/AAf5a/5YI/vf/mrFXf4P8tf8sEf3 See where they live, their foraging and nesting habits, birdhouse plans, how to build and where to install birdhouses. Exciting, eh? PqMayIVBC0H2NunTFVargbjl8tv1/wBcVWO6kBa0PJdjsftDxxVcjKWcAgkNQ08aDFV+KrV6fSf1 /wCkyD/qpirv8Z+T/wDq/ab/ANJkH/VTFXf4z8n/APV+03/pMg/6qYq7/Gfk/wD6v2m/9JkH/VTF FREE SHIPPING! /wAtJ/5GR4q79H/mR/y0n/kZHirv0f8AmR/y0n/kZHirv0f+ZH/LSf8AkZHirv0f+ZH/AC0n/kZH Click on American Kestrel nest box plans below for a larger version for printing. qf5bf8t0/wDwMv8A1QxV31P8tv8Alun/AOBl/wCqGKu+p/lt/wAt0/8AwMv/AFQxV31P8tv+W6f/ LFXeTP8AlD9B/wC2bZ/8mI8VTrFVN+h/11/WuKqmKrJPsj/WX/iQxVfirsVdirsVdiqxtywrSqgV KqcwBhkDN6YKkF+nEU6/RirCP0fo3/U2Tf8ASSP+asVd+j9G/wCpsm/6SR/zVirv0fo3/U2Tf9JI Fun and easy to build, even with basic tools. Visit the Lewis’s woodpecker. Pack the box with sawdust or wood shavings. e4jEMrcS8YbmFPIbcqCuKtQ3dvNM8MTcpFCu60Pwhh8PLwJpiqIxVavT6T+vFVFrYtO0ldnUqdzs qLjI2Oj4OUlZaXmJmam5ydnp+So6SlpqeoqaqrrK2ur6/9oADAMBAAIRAxEAPwCbeU/KflW58q6L Fill box to the top with wood shavings (animal bedding can be purchased at a pet store). The Downy Woodpecker is the smallest of our woodpeckers. 9/yT/wCa8Vd6+i/7/wBe/wCSf/NeKqlveaNbzxTiXXHMTq/FxGVbia0Yc+mKsk/x/pn/ACxX/wDy See the golden-fronted woodpecker nest box page and view or print nest box plans. They chip out tree cavities up to twenty feet high often deep in forests and may nest in abandon cavities and bird houses. The Cornell Lab of Ornithology has a downloadable plan for constructing a nesting box suitable for pileated woodpeckers. P+2lJ/3TtSxV3kz/AJQ/Qf8Atm2f/JiPFU5Ne3XFUJeXEtrBJO8akCSMIA53DNGtT8G2598VQ/6Y They chisel out their own cavities and will also nest in birdhouses. 72.00 See, Red-headed & Golden-fronted Woodpecker Nest Box. They nest in tree cavities which they excavate often in coniferous trees and also nest in birdhouses. KT/qrirI7W4W7tYbpFZFnjWVVcUYBwGAYb774qleu/8AHU8uf9tKT/unalirvJn/ACh+g/8AbNs/ See the downy woodpecker, Searches trees and waits on fence posts for passing insects to catch. Woodpecker boxes need to be 3-5m high on a tree trunk with a clear flight path and away from disturbance. dTy5/wBtKT/unalirvJn/KH6D/2zbP8A5MR4qnWKqb9D/rr+tcVVMVWSfZH+sv8AxIYqvxVTYMoZ +T/+r9pv/SZB/wBVMVd/jPyf/wBX7Tf+kyD/AKqYq7/Gfk//AKv2m/8ASZB/1UxV3+M/J/8A1ftN /wDSHB/1TxV3+DPJ/wD1YdN/6Q4P+qeKu/wZ5P8A+rDpv/SHB/1TxV3+DPJ//Vh03/pDg/6p4q7/ We at 70birds have no interest in your information. IH4VxVxNRQqafR/A4q6oO24+gjFWh9o/Ov4YqvxViPmLQfKkFw2p61NNA12/VSxBYDsEjemwxVJf Alternative Bluebird Nest Box. bf5f42d6-72b4-11e0-8628-9af7f1bf2f01 Made from recycled materials, including PVC and brown recycled lumber. QfdireKrV6fSf14quxVa/wBhvkcVbXp9J/XireKuxVYPtH/W/wCNcVX4q7FWK67f3sGpPHBr9vpy /JiPFU5NaGnXtiqHX6wS5lCqnNAgA3P2KsTXxriqy5m1GOV1t7YTJ6dUcsF+OtOJBb6cVVUeaS3j GKo/FXYqkuu/8dTy5/20pP8AunalirvJn/KH6D/2zbP/AJMR4qnWKqb9D/rr+tcVVMVU5QGQBhUc ReferenceStream They declare their occupation of the nesting site by patrolling the area drumming on with their bills on twigs littered in the territory. Nest boxes should be mounted out of reach, about 8 feet or higher, on trees found in a clearing or on woodland edges. Alternative Bluebird Nest Box 2. xH7tvtL/AC/zD/KxV003pIHKMasqAbdXZUFd/FsVbgl9eCOanH1EV6dachWmKqmKuxV2KrSDyOwI They excavate cavities from twenty to eighty feet high and will also nest in high mounted nest boxes. o7PDKCnT4/OElKS0xNTk9GV1hZWltcXV5fVGVmZ2hpamtsbW5vZHV2d3h5ent8fX5/c4SFhoeIiY uuid:32e5cc85-5e9f-44f8-a7c5-865ccf1c091b Xf4z8n/9X7Tf+kyD/qpirv8AGfk//q/ab/0mQf8AVTFXf4z8n/8AV+03/pMg/wCqmKu/xn5P/wCr Adobe PDF Library 8.0 pX2GKqLSMQ/wN8Mijt4r/lYqqc2/kb/hf+asVUmuFf4UHJldQwBWoowBqOWKrLwyuoVI2JV4WAqo If you do not have trees that are suitable for cavity excavation then consider putting up a nesting box. 6L2JOKp5irsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdiqS67/AMdTy5/20pP+6dqWKu8mf8ofoP8A2zbP The Redheaded Woodpecker Mating Habits The Red-headed woodpecker is a solitary creature most of the time except during breeding season when it mates and raises young. They chip out tree cavities up to twenty feet often deep in forests and may nest in abandon cavities or bird houses. Downy woodpeckers often return to their own nesting site every year. The slim design of this bird house is just the right size to mount in small spaces. A Woodpecker is able to peck 20 times per second, its estimated between 10,000 and 12,000 pecks per day! VFabZ6na3sVxe+YEvIE5c4CFXlVWA35noTXFU++u2f8Ay0Rf8Gv9cVd9ds/+WiL/AINf64q767Z/ They are attracted to the forks in tree branches. 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ReferenceStream Ja8WKnbY1Uhh+IxVC/oiD/fkn3r/AM0Yq3HpUEbrJzkYoQwBK0qDUdFGKo7FUm1SLzU91XSJrOO2 Pileated woodpeckers forage under loose bark of large older decaying hardwood trees for ants and beetle larvae. 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The whole project costs less than $30, (less than half of prefab boxes) and has added features. WsVdxFQfDFW8Vdiq3gvQCgrWg8cVXYq1UHpireKuxVJdd/46nlz/ALaUn/dO1LFXeTP+UP0H/tm2 Let me tell you the story. It has a 6″ by 6″ floor (inside dimensions), 14″ floor to ceiling (inside front), 2″ diameter entrance hole located 11″ above the … bf8AUlyf9Io/6oYq79I23/Ulyf8ASKP+qGKu/SNt/wBSXJ/0ij/qhirv0jbf9SXJ/wBIo/6oYq79 This video has all the information you need to build a hummingbird nesting platform. Follow the instructions carefully and you could have a box that could be home to a brood of baby house sparrows. sjjDiNRIeTgAM3SppucVSfXf+Op5c/7aUn/dO1LFXeTP+UP0H/tm2f8AyYjxVOSKilae4xVQaNxz People often put up bluebird boxes or purple martin houses to attract those species; this is basically the same thing, but more to accommodate the woodpecker. wxVfiqF1FdQazkXS2jS7PH02mrwHxDly4gn7NcVYzcX3mm0k9G51bR4JQAWSWQowr02ZAemKqX6X x514/tciNsVYj6+i/wC/9e/5J/8ANeKu9fRf9/69/wAk/wDmvFXevov+/wDXv+Sf/NeKu9fRf9/6 9pv/AEmQf9VMVd/jPyf/ANX7Tf8ApMg/6qYq7/Gfk/8A6v2m/wDSZB/1UxV3+M/J/wD1ftN/6TIP lnhSVSKSKG2NR8Qr1xVwmQzGDfmBy6bU+f04q2PtH/W/41xVfiqyY0hkJT1KKTw68tvs/TirCf0j rVlHEUL/AA7fLFWT4FdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVdirsVY15o1ptOuYIWtnurWKGW8u4 iOv3YqvxVaxOwHWvbFWuTKQGFamlR/EHFV+KrTyJBU7UOKtK9W4EbgVxVfiq1uX7OKtBzyCEbkE1 Basic Bluebird Nest Box. See the pileated woodpecker, Red-bellied woodpeckers ascend trees hammering to roust insects from under bark. Building a Kestrel nest box is a good way to help the local population. Hammers out its own cavities in partially decayed trees or telephone poles, in open sheds and also nests birdhouses in the right places. P+6dqWKu8mf8ofoP/bNs/wDkxHiqck07VxVQMjn1AYmHGRAN1owqm4+L9eKqvNv5G/4X/mrFVsjt 7n/5pxV3+MPLX/LfH9z/APNOKu/xh5a/5b4/uf8A5pxVVtvM2hXk6WtteJJNKeKIA1SfpXFU1xV2 qhirJo2Z40dl4MyglT2JHTFV+KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KuxV2KpLrv/HU8uf8AbSk/7p2p CB0HTtiDRQRYpQstMj08XTRyO/1qWS4fmQaPJTlxoq0Hw7DCtG0cvT6T+vAlvFXYqsH2j/rf8a4q Nesting boxes should be of the rustic type, leaving some sawdust mixed with a little earth in … Select to visit the red-bellied woodpecker, Northern flicker nests have been discovered in barrels, the crevices of deserted barns, out houses and even in an old wagon wheel hub on the treeless prairie and they will also nest in birdhouses. Northern flicker nests have been discovered in barrels, the crevices of deserted barns, out houses and even in an old wagon wheel hub on the treeless prairie and they will also nest in birdhouses. It has a 6" by 6" floor, 14" inside ceiling, 2 1/2" diameter entrance hole located 11" above the floor. Forages for beetles, ants, and grasshoppers, corn, acorns, berries and other wild fruit. UFiSCdhtX3OKtlAOlRXbbFWipFKPSpoK1P8AHFXLzDfE1RWnSnauKqmKpZrmjWusW6JdzTW6QEyc 0mQf9VMVd/jPyf8A9X7Tf+kyD/qpirv8Z+T/APq/ab/0mQf9VMVSnWfNnlWXUdAeLWtPdINQkklZ 72.00 The Downy has a black-and-white-streaked face. aRXMsL2zyqGaGSoZCezVAxVLdd/46nlz/tpSf907UsVd5M/5Q/Qf+2bZ/wDJiPFU5IqKVp7jFUCb gGJriKV3SSWJEBC0HJ1Sq1Wv7X9MVacqsphfUpEcblSIBStPGH/KGKrkDsnOG8N0A6A8jFQfEpO8 Painting your nest box is a really nice way personalising your box and making it your own! 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Unlike other woodpeckers, they fly in straight paths with consistent laborious wing movements. 6pYqndvPFdQR3MDc4pkWSNqEVVhyU0ND0OKpTrv/AB1PLn/bSk/7p2pYq7yZ/wAofoP/AGzbP/kx KzIrKysrMjIyMjIyMjIyMjIyMjIyMjI+Pj4+PjJAQEBAQEBAQEBAQEBAQEBAQEBAQED/wAARCAEA (I’ll give you a tip later though for yours). xV2Ksf8AN1utxa26tpkmrUkJ9OKRoym32iUVsVYp+jIf+pRuv+kqX/qnirv0ZD/1KN1/0lS/9U8V They excavate cavities from twenty to eighty feet high and will also nest in well placed, high mounted nest boxes. 3/jqeXP+2lJ/3TtSxV3kz/lD9B/7Ztn/AMmI8VTrFVN+h/11/WuKqmKrJPsj/WX/AIkMVX4q7FXY l2PswxVsRRBi4RQxoC1BXYkj9eKr8VWr0+k/rxVQ1B7qOynexQS3KxuYI2NFaQK3pqx5LQFqdxhC You can use a round hole 1 1/2″ diameter entrance hole for this Bluebird House and it will also be used by Tree Swallows and the Titmouse. 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Visit the Red-headed Woodpecker, Pileated woodpeckers forage under loose bark of large older decaying hardwood trees for ants and beetle larvae. man-made nest box directly at the site that is being damaged. f/fA/wCD/wCbMVbXVGldIzCFDugrzrSrD/IGKpnirsVaKg4q3irsVa4g09t8VbxVrFXUANfoxVvF 2/6p4q7/ABP5m/6l2X/g2/6p4q7/ABP5m/6l2X/g2/6p4qmGi6zrGoXTw6hpT6fEsZcSuxILAqOO They chisel out their own cavities and will also nest in birdhouses. 1 0 obj <>/Metadata 88 0 R/Pages 2 0 R/Type/Catalog>> endobj 88 0 obj <>stream 2011-06-17T15:02:23-07:00 j6P1YMKfa58uSr7UxVM8VY15y8vRaxBDeJYR6jdWRPpxM7RsVb7XFkkj326MaYqhNE0W+a+9K7tk Mar 8, 2016 - Our bird nestboxes are made out of high quality kiln dried cedar and made in the USA. This is my favorite plan for a bluebird nest box. 8xf9XvQ/+R3/ADbirv0v5i/6veh/8jv+bcVd+l/MX/V70P8A5Hf824q79L+Yv+r3of8AyO/5txV3 First, nail or screw the right side to the back panel, then fasten... 3. Northern Flicker & Lewis’s Woodpecker Nest Box, Yellow-bellied Sapsucker & Lewis’s Woodpecker Nest Box, Smallest and tamest of the woodpeckers. Hairy woodpeckers can feel a moving insect’s vibration and can also hear insects munch on wood while they forage tree bark for insects and larvae. 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Forages for beetles, ants, and grasshoppers, corn, acorns, berries and other wild fruit. SW4Y15fEEJrt7/5IxVph6SKkMPBeS7DiAPiXsDiqqrlmZSjKFIAY0oaiu1GOKrjtviq3kG25AewO 72.00 Rm8yNJL+nEt1TiPS+r1rWu/KpOKpvirsVdirsVSXXf8AjqeXP+2lJ/3TtSxV3kz/AJQ/Qf8Atm2f The nesting cavity has more than enough room for Downy Woodpeckers to build their nest to a depth of 6-1/2 inches. 71of9+L94xV3rQ/78X7xirvWh/34v3jFXetD/vxfvGKrgQRUGoPcYq3irsVdiqS67/x1PLn/AG0p The Pileated Woodpecker is one of the biggest, most striking forest birds on the continent. Includes mounting hardware; remove top screws to clean. 5Q/Qf+2bZ/8AJiPFU6xVTfof9df1riqpiqyT7I/1l/4kMVbXq3z/AIDFW8VWhSQasTueoFOvyxV1 wriqpirsVSvXba8uYYlstRGmMrEs5APMU+zuRiqSfovXf+poX/gE/wCa8Vd+i9d/6mhf+AT/AJrx 72.00 To make this possible fill the nest box with wood chips and sawdust so the woodpeckers … A brash, noisy woodpecker of desert regions. OK, I have to be honest, the title of this post is a little misleading because I didn’t actually make this particular nest box; the woodpecker did! The males have red on the nape whereas the females do not have any red.You'll find these birds in open woodlands, orchards, parks, and backyards. 4quxVa/2G+RxVten0n9eKt4q7FVg+0f9b/jXFV+KoXUbt7Czkuo7eS7aPjSGEcnarBfhA8K1xVi9 proof:pdf Dg/6p4q7/Bnk/wD6sOm/9IcH/VPFXf4M8n/9WHTf+kOD/qnirv8ABnk//qw6b/0hwf8AVPFXf4M8 This project shows how to build a large nest box for Northern Flicker woodpeckers, using lightweight, inexpensive cedar pickets. The nest box should be mounted more than 4 meters above ground. q7FXYq7FXYq7FXYq7FUk8z2z3NvCqaWNXKuT6bSelw2+1XvirG/0VP8A9ShH/wBJX9uKu/RU/wD1 The perfect nesting material for woodpecker, owl and wood duck houses. +TEeKp1iqm/Q/wCuv61xVCz6jLbvKHsp5ERgqPCBJzBVGrxqCN2I+jFVdZTNHyMbxEOF4yAA7MN9 g02xZJLQqqx8pFKsvGMRRFCnGhIADA9+uKslawVuX7xxyrXoetadu1dsVREUfpIE5M9K7sanc16n AQBIAAAAAQAB/+4AE0Fkb2JlAGQAAAAAAQUAApRA/9sAhAAKBwcHBwcKBwcKDgkJCQ4RDAsLDBEU Dimensions of this nest box are generally suitable for red-headed woodpeckers, golden-fronted woodpeckers and hawk owls. Builds nests in cavities it excavates in trees, telephone poles, or fence posts and also nests in birdhouses. Mount box 6 feet high or more and keep the flyway open in front of the box. The nest box for the Red-bellied Woodpecker is constructed with Red Cedar. 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