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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-18-2019, 01:35 PM Thread Starter
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Wood duck nest boxes

I'd like to put a few up. Any links or recommendations for where I can get some for a reasonable price?
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-18-2019, 01:38 PM
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try the PGC website , I think there is a place on there that will help you with what your looking for. good luck
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-18-2019, 01:53 PM
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check the Delta Waterfowl site. I think they used to offer boxes for sale. Good luck, hope you bring off a bunch of those little fuzz balls.

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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-18-2019, 02:59 PM
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Go to the local lumber mill. Always scrape pieces around. I get mine from a Amish mill that just burns the part of the logs that has bark on them. It makes for cheap nest and they are more natural.
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PGC site .... https://www.pgc.pa.gov/InformationRe...s/default.aspx ... you have 2 choices A) plans for each critter house shown to make your own or B) buy the kits. There is info on hanging the boxes on that page as well.

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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 11-18-2019, 09:55 PM
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try ducks unlimited they have plans and supply lists on their web site www.ducks.org really easy to make
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 12-04-2019, 09:50 PM
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I've built 6 myself, and they're quite easy. But if you're not the carpenter type, I've seen them for sale on the tractor supply website, and amazon.

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