Tit Boxes

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Description

A spring activity to build boxes for nesting tits. Scouts can then report back as to the success of their boxes and keep up to date with BBC Springwatch to see how their families should be coming along.

Adapt some of the badge criteria suggested below to suit for this project

Resources

http://www.bbc.co.uk/breathingplaces/nest_box/
wood,
saws,
nails/screws,
hammers/screw-drivers,
drill (for the hole),
rulers/tape measures,
pencils

Instructions

Follow the instructions from http://www.bbc.co.uk/breathingplaces/nest_box/, cut out and build then place the box on a wall with no ledges or fences anywhere close (anything a cat could get on and get to the box from)

Tags

  • Nest
  • nest box
  • tit box

Badge Links

  • Craft - [NONE]
  • DIY - [NONE]
  • Naturalist - [NONE]