Birdhouses enhance the habitat and attract wild birds to your garden

taken from MICHELLE PATTERSON/LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER

But as cities have grown, oaks have disappeared, depriving bluebirds of their favorite homes.

Birds’ needs are straightforward: food, water and shelter. Bird feeders and bird baths help provide the first two.

Birdhouses cater to a different clientele than backyard feeders. They provide shelter to cavity-nesting species, which for the most part eat insects and berries instead of seed. Because they draw different kinds of birds, houses add to backyard diversity.

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One Response to “Birdhouses enhance the habitat and attract wild birds to your garden”

  1. syl Says:

    Great Article..we have a loss of habitat here we live due to building. Lots of birdhouses in the neighborhood..

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