Bewick’s Wren

Nest box Plan and Information

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Bewick’s Wren
© Tripp Davenport
Construction difficulty:
moderate

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Species in decline

This species is in decline in certain regions. You can put up a nest box to help if you live in the right region and habitat.

  • Declining
  • Not declining
  • Not present
Source: USGS

Nesting Range

Bewick’s Wren Range Source: BNA Online

Nesting Habitat

  • Desert
  • Open Woodland
  • Shrub

Attach Nest Box To

  • Building
  • Dead Tree
  • Live tree
  • Pole

Known Nesting Period

Not Nesting
Some Nesting Occurence
Nesting in Most of Range
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
Source: BNA Online

Nest Box Placement

Nest Height:
3ft
6ft

3–6 feet

Minimum Spacing:

450 feet

Facing:

Any

Nest Box Measurements

Entrance Hole:

1 1/8"

Depth:

8"

Width & Length:

5 1/2"

5 1/2"

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Helpful Tips

  • Place nest box near a woodland edge or near tree or shrub cover.

Did you know that NestWatch is seeking more data on this species?

Learn about Bewick’s Wren here.