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Talkback: Birds - make your own bird box

Posted: 06/12/2013 at 10:01

If I put up several boxes with different size openings for different birds, how far apart should they be? Should they go on the back of the studio facing North, though there is a strong security light there which responds to movement; on the East side is a lean to greenhouse which might confuse the birds. If placed in a tree, how to fasten them there without using screws?


Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:47

Clarington, brilliant!

email responses

Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:41

Thank you Clarington, there is one more high tide tonight, but there is no way the water is coming this far inland I think (no thanks to the info supplied by the Environment Agency whose web site was virtually down yesterday due to volume, I guess, of people trying to get access!) A pity government organisations never seem to get the IT thing right.

Sulking Servers! Now I can almost feel a limerick coming on

Ground coverage

Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:34

Dove, that sounds like a fabulous place to visit

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Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:18

Thanks Dove; it's been a long night, praying that we don't get flooded

SAVE OUR SEEDS! ...again!!

Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:15

It's a bit late, as far as I can see, the objections had to be registered by Dec 4th.

email responses

Posted: 06/12/2013 at 09:12

Dove, is sending a PM to Daniel the same as 'report to moderator'?

Ground coverage

Posted: 05/12/2013 at 18:25

I see loads of people have looked at your posting, so I will be the brave one; what are bunds, and what is an Abri?


Posted: 05/12/2013 at 18:23

A few years back, I discovered a cardboard box with, I think, a computer in it under my oil tank; it had been there for 10 months! It was addressed to my neighbour!

Discussions started by artjak

Plant photos from French hols

Various intriguing things 
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What is this please?

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Master Composters need your support

Vote for us 
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Gariguettes Strawberry

Has anyone grown them? 
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Well, I never knew that!

The science aspect of wildlife 
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Slow cookers

Any advice welcome 
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Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Apple Day

Info about this 
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Last Post: 03/10/2014 at 12:47

Wow, what a sunset!

Nature's generosity 
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Weed Killer and compost bins

A response to a thread I can't find 
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Phlox mould?

What is this stuff? 
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Any wine makers out there?

What have you made this year? 
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Did I review 1500 plants in my sleep?

Why does it say I've reviewed all these plants? 
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Herniaria Glabra

Smooth Rupturewort 
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ngs garden in Peterborough

Unusual Hostas 
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Reduced Shredder from Tesco

Rubbish really 
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