Wood duck houses are for ducks s uch as goldeneyes, mergansers, and buffleheads an other cavity nesting ducks h and-made from rough sawn, weather-resistant, western red cedar. Wood Duck seem to prefer the rough-sawn cedar because of its natural look and feel. The rough surface also enables the birds to hold on to it with their claws.
Wood will vary in color light and dark.... House come already assembled mounting screws included features Include. Construction: Constructed from seasoned 3/4 Western Red Cedar Specifications: The overall specifications are 9 ½ wide, 11 ½ Deep, 19 High. Hole entrance is 3 x 4 oval Diameter unless otherwise specified. Nest area is 8 x 11.
The entrance hole is located 9 above floor. A four-inch layer of wood shavings should be added to each box for nesting material. The female will use this to cover the eggs during laying or when she takes feeding breaks during incubation. Boxes should be cleaned out and replenished with fresh nesting material every year in late winter, before hens initiate nesting in early spring. The item "2 WOOD DUCK NEST BOXES CEDAR HOUSE, HANDMADE, FREE S/H" is in sale since Monday, August 14, 2017.
This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Yard, Garden & Outdoor Living\Bird & Wildlife Accessories\Birdhouses". The seller is "sp11dy" and is located in Albany, Oregon. This item can be shipped to United States.