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Providing Nest Materials for Birds

Some people like to provide nesting materials for use by the birds in their neighborhood. When providing nest materials, it’s important to consider what your local species naturally use in their nests, while also avoiding any hazards that human-made items may pose. In this month’s blog post, you can read about which materials are safe to provide for birds and which to avoid. 

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell Lab of Ornithology