USGS - science for a changing world

Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

  Home About NPWRC Our Science Staff Employment Contacts Common Questions About the Site

Homemade Nest Boxes For Cavity-Nesting Ducks

Attachment Using A Mounting Board

Top and bottom extensions of the back piece of the single compartment wood nest box allow for easy attachment to trees or poles (Figure 14). If the back piece does not leave extensions, a piece of 1-inch lumber 32- to 36-inches long and 4- to 12-inches wide can be attached to the rear of the nest box for this purpose.

GIF-Mounting board blueprint

Figure 14. Front view of single compartment wood nest box showing holes for mounting.

Previous Section -- Attachment
Return to Contents
Next Section -- Attachment Using A Pipe Mount Floor-flange Assembly

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Webmaster
Page Last Modified: Friday, 01-Feb-2013 19:37:52 EST
Sioux Falls, SD [sdww55]