Boreal Chickadee

Nest box Plan and Information

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Boreal Chickadee
© Ron Kube
Construction difficulty:
moderate

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Nesting Range

Boreal Chickadee Range Source: BNA Online

Nesting Habitat

  • Forest

Attach Nest Box To

  • Dead 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:
5ft
10ft

5–10 feet

Minimum Spacing:

730 feet

Facing:

Away from prevailing wind

Nest Box Measurements

Entrance Hole:

1 1/8"

Depth:

8"

Width & Length:

5 1/2"

5 1/2"

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Helpful Tips

  • Fill box with wood shavings.