Nest box Plan and Information
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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.
- Not declining
- Not present
Nesting RangeSource: BNA Online
Attach Nest Box To
- Dead Tree
- Live tree
Known Nesting Period
Nest Box Placement
Nest Box Measurements
Width & Length:
- Nest boxes can be located from shoreline up to 1/3 mile from water.
- Place several inches of wood shavings in the box in spring.
- There should be no obstructions blocking the entrance of the entrance of the nest box.
- Place a horizontal slab of wood immediately below the entrance hole on the front of the box.