The Gledhow Valley Woods Nest Box Scheme

Calvert, Martin
April 2013
Naturalist (00280771);Apr2013, Vol. 138 Issue 1082, p31
Academic Journal
In this article, the author discusses the advantages of the provision of nest boxes in easing a shortage of suitable natural breeding holes in Gledhow Valley Road, Leeds England. Topics discussed include beginning of the nest box scheme in 1989 after consultation with officers at Leeds City Council, use of boxes by birds including Blue Tit, Great Tit and Nuthatch; and successful breeding of birds from the scheme.


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