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First signs of success from our nest box project

20/03/2012 20:26

More nest boxes have being placed in our local area with some promising results coming from nest box inspections at existing sites.

Our latest project involves the placing of boxes suitable for both Mandarin and Goosanders in a suitable site on the River Calder.

Meanwhile on inspecting a box used by Tawny Owls last year revealed a bird of that species sat on 4 eggs and giving our inspector quite a shock when it departed the box.See our photogallery for pictures of ths latest project.Meanwhile further inspections revealed the prescence of a Little Owl Nest building in another box at a suitable site.